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Boy floats away in balloon, 2009
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
'Solar Armor' freezes man in Nevada Desert, 1874
Fake Fish Photos
war of the worlds
The night Martians invaded New Jersey, 1938
Lord Gordon-Gordon, robber of the robber barons, 1871
Jean Gauntt, the Immortal Baby, 1939
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
The Great Electric Sugar Swindle, 1884
The Case of the Vanishing Belly Button, 1964
George Foreman USB iGrill -- April Fool's Day, 2003
Thinkgeek.com introduced the George Foreman USB iGrill, the "low-fat, high-bandwidth solution to your networked cooking needs":
The George Foreman USB iGrill conveniently connects to your home or office PC using USB 2.0 technology, and provides a sophisticated web-based cooking interface. Download recipes, enter in the type of food, weight and desired degree of doneness, and the iGrill handles the rest. Did you know that a medium rare 1/4 lb. hamburger made from 80% lean beef takes 1 minute and 45 seconds less cook time than an identical patty made from 95% lean prime Black Angus? The iGrill does. As your meal cooks, the subtle glow from under the unit increases brightness and pulses faster until your meal is perfectly done.

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