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Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
Monkeys pick cotton, a 19th-century urban legend
Cat that walked 3000 miles to find its owners, 1951
A black lion: real or fake?
The Great Space Monkey Hoax, 1953
The Hitler Diary Hoax, 1983
The Olympic Underwear Relay, 1956
Rachael Ray cooks her family and her dog
The Diaphote, a television hoax, 1880
Hungry Hungry Hippos for iPad -- April Fool's Day, 2012
Online retailer ThinkGeek.com debuted Electronic Hungry Hungry Hippos for iPad. It was just like the classic 1970s version of the game, "except this time, the hippos fit over your iPad and the game board is an app!"

And ThinkGeek assured Hungry Hippo purists that the iPad version was "Fully endorsed by the International Hungry Hungry Hippo Association (IHHHA)."


April Fool Categories: Videos, 2012, Fictitious Products.
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