097 - Scam Time - John Rogers and collectable photographs
This week we’re talking about John Rogers, a memorabilia mogul who flew too close to the sun (fueled by cocaine) by buying up newspaper photo collections and promising digital archives in return, while flogging the rarest photos for a profit. A warning to libraries and museums to be careful when a new digitization scheme rides into town!
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omega_Point (Teilhard’s idea)
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