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Did Poe say 'The best things in life make you sweaty'?
The Stone-Age Tasaday Hoax, 1971
Burger King's Left-Handed Whopper Hoax, 1998
Use your left ear to detect lies
Stotham, Massachusetts: the town that didn't exist, 1920
Baby Yoga, aka Swinging Your Kid Around Your Head
Tube of liquor hidden in prohibition-era boot, 1920s
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
Did Paul McCartney die on Nov. 9, 1966?
Rare planetary alignment decreases gravity, 1976
George Washington Caught Backwards -- April Fool's Day, 1937

"Boston—General George Washington is caught backwards on his charger in the Public Gardens." [Life, Mar 22, 1937.]

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