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Cat that walked 3000 miles to find its owners, 1951
Lord Gordon-Gordon, robber of the robber barons, 1871
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
The Berners Street Hoax, 1810
The Gallery of Fake Viral Images
Adolf Hitler Baby Photo Hoax, 1933
September Morn, the painting that shocked the censor, 1913
Tourist Guy 9/11 Hoax, Sep 2001
The Hitler Diary Hoax, 1983
Sober Sue, the woman who never smiled, 1907
Nessie Fence Opposed -- April Fool's Day, 2003
The Inverness Courier reported on opposition to a plan to build a six-foot high fence around parts of Loch Ness in order to protect the public from Nessie:

"The Provost condemned proposed European Health & Safety legislation that requires the separation of wild animals from humans. 'Nessie is not a wild animal and has never bitten or attacked anyone,' he declared… 'Many people enjoy the Loch Ness area and the authorities should include a suitable gate to allow access to the loch. I am prepared to use the loch at my own risk.' Ella MacRae, the Landlord at Dores Inn, agreed with the Provost and said she would provide a stock of disclaimer forms at the Inn."

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