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What do the lines on Solo cups mean?
Burger King's Left-Handed Whopper Hoax, 1998
The Lovely Feejee Mermaid, 1842
Dog wins art contest, 1974
Prankster causes volcano to erupt, 1974
Monkeys pick cotton, a 19th-century urban legend
Jennifer Love Hewitt's Disappearing Breasts
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
Life discovered on the moon, 1835
Fake Photos of Very Large Animals
Chip and Sing Cards -- April Fool's Day, 2006
The London Times reported that "Britain's banks are developing a system of credit card security that uses the voice's tonal range. Rather than needing to recall a PIN, you will need to remember a line of a song... Optical scans are too fallible, and standard voice recognition too easy to mimic electronically. But no two people sing the same way. Tills and cash dispensers are to have microphones."

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