We know that the crew of the SS Minow was stranded on a small island in the Pacific for years, but did Giligan, Ginger, The Skipper and crew, leave behind 38 million pieces of trash? Or was the island home to a liberal protest camp site?
Henderson Island, a UNESCO world heritage site in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, has a higher density of trash than any other spot on the planet, researchers concluded in a study published Tuesday.
As we suggested this morning, turn Trash Island into a reality TV show. Send American Pickers stars to the island to pick through the Monopoly game pieces, glass, plastic, and piles of ship debris stuck in fishing nets and find things of value.