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This show is even more stupid and contrived than most "reality TV" shows. Let's take some exciting buzzwords: "lost treasure", "pirates", "templars", "shipwreck", "Captain Kidd" and mash them up with legend and folktales and conjecture. Let's call it "scientific archaeological discovery".
The so-called recovered silver ingots presented to the President of Madagascar were later determined to be 95% lead fakes. UNESCO investigators stated that the sunken ship was not Kidd's. It was not even a ship, but a broken part of the harbor construction.
This program is also a "lead fake".
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