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Baby Yoga, aka Swinging Your Kid Around Your Head
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The Nobody For President Campaign, 1940 to Present
The Man-Eating Tree of Madagascar Hoax, 1874
Fake Fish Photos
BMW's April Fool's Day Hoaxes
The Sandpaper Test, 1960
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
Paris All Dressed Up -- April Fool's Day, 1951
French fashion designer Jean Dessès used photomontages to dress Parisian landmarks in his gowns. (Left) The column in the Place Vendome wore a strapless gown draped with roses. (Right) In sight of the Eiffel Tower, a street lamp sported a softly tailored beige and brown wool suit and a brown felt hat.


April Fool Categories: Fashion, National Landmarks, France, 1951, Photo Hoaxes.
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