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Baby Yoga, aka Swinging Your Kid Around Your Head
The Diaphote, a television hoax, 1880
Loch Ness Monster Hoaxes
The Nazi Air Marker Hoax, 1942
The Nobody For President Campaign, 1940 to Present
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Jennifer Love Hewitt's Disappearing Breasts
Samsung invents the on/off switch
Vilcabamba, the town of very old people, 1978
Grand Exhibition of Donkeys -- April Fool's Day, 1864
On March 31st, 1864, the Evening Star of Islington announced that a "grand exhibition of donkeys" would be held the next day at the Agricultural Hall. Early the next morning a large crowd gathered outside of the hall. Slowly it dawned on them that they themselves were the donkeys.

April Fool Categories: Animals, Newspapers, United Kingdom, 1860s.
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