WTF Fun Fact – The Telephone Bandit

In the 1980’s, James Clark earned the nickname “The Telephone Bandit” after teaching himself how to pick the “unpickable” lock boxes of pay phones. He stole an estimated $500,000 in quarters from phones in 30 states and was featured on America’s Most Wanted twice. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: FBI Arrests Suspect in ‘Telephone Bandit’ Case – Los Angeles Times (


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