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The Sandpaper Test, 1960
Samsung invents the on/off switch
Taco Bells buys the Liberty Bell, 1996
The Hoaxing Hitchhiker, 1941
Princess Caraboo, servant girl who became a princess, 1817
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
Swiss peasants harvest spaghetti from trees, 1957
Burger King's Left-Handed Whopper Hoax, 1998
What do the lines on Solo cups mean?
The Society for Indecency to Naked Animals, 1959
Bedford Bypass Airlift -- April Fool's Day, 1969
"A helicopter airlift has been initiated to carry slow moving vehicles over the Bedford Bypass Detour. Two pick-up points, one along Sunnyside Road and the other along Mile Level, have been established. The air lift will be limited to daylight hours. Those who desire to view the operation should first check their calendar."
[Bedford Gazette - Apr 1, 1969]


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