The Museum of Hoaxes
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The Great Space Monkey Hoax, 1953
The Hoaxing Hitchhiker, 1941
Vilcabamba, the town of very old people, 1978
The Case of the Vanishing Belly Button, 1964
Did Paul McCartney die on Nov. 9, 1966?
Taco Bells buys the Liberty Bell, 1996
Rare planetary alignment decreases gravity, 1976
Did Poe say 'The best things in life make you sweaty'?
What do the lines on Solo cups mean?
Monkeys pick cotton, a 19th-century urban legend
Gasoline for Statue -- April Fool's Day, 1977
Radio Leeds reported that the city government had approved a plan to demolish the City Square and ship the Black Prince’s statue to an Arab buyer. In return, local citizens would receive a bargain price for gasoline—30 pence a gallon.

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