June 18th, 2007
Last Friday, June 15, 2007, a 1957 Plymouth Belvedere was lifted out of itsâ€™ underground vault near Tulsa Oklahoma. It had been buried on June 15, 1957 to both commemorate the 50th anniversary of Oklahoma becoming a state, and to serve as a time capsule for the 100th anniversary in 2007. This led me to immediately think about what might be put into the ground today that would be unearthed in 2057.
First however, some interesting facts about the unearthed Plymouth. The car had been buried in a structure that was built to withstand a nuclear blast. When the car was …