The Museum of Hoaxes
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The Crown Prince Regent of Thulia, 1954
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
Loch Ness Monster Hoaxes
The worms inside your face
Old-Time Photo Fakery, 1900 to 1919
What do the lines on Solo cups mean?
Fake Photos of Very Large Animals
The Nazi Air Marker Hoax, 1942
The Olympic Underwear Relay, 1956
Bizarre pictographs of Emmanuel Domenech, 1860
Astro Boy to the Rescue -- April Fool's Day, 2003
The Tokyo Shimbun reported that the Japanese government was planning to send robots modelled on the 1960s cartoon character Astro Boy to assist with post-war reconstruction in Iraq. They noted: "It is partly aimed at showing the world the right way to use science technology following the loss of confidence in US high-tech weapons."

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