The Museum of Hoaxes
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The Great Space Monkey Hoax, 1953
The Lovely Feejee Mermaid, 1842
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
The Cradle of the Deep, a literary hoax, 1929
Prankster causes volcano to erupt, 1974
Monkeys pick cotton, a 19th-century urban legend
Jennifer Love Hewitt's Disappearing Breasts
Did Paul McCartney die on Nov. 9, 1966?
The Sandpaper Test, 1960
What do the lines on Solo cups mean?
Doggie Dentures -- April Fool's Day, 2011
Pedigree pretended to sell Doggie Dentures, a product previously featured jokingly in its ad for Dentastix dog treats, on a live shopping channel (Ideal World). Anyone who called the onscreen number or went to was told, 'dogs don't want dentures, they want Pedigree Dentastix'.

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