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Tube of liquor hidden in prohibition-era boot, 1920s
The Nazi Air Marker Hoax, 1942
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
The most sacred relic: the Holy Foreskin, circa 800 AD
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
Fake Photos of Very Large Animals
Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
Sober Sue, the woman who never smiled, 1907
What do the lines on Solo cups mean?
Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
Loch Ness Conger Eels
May 2, 2001: Two large, serpent-like conger eels were found on the shore of the loch. Since the eels were saltwater creatures and the loch is freshwater, they evidently had been placed there. The leading theory was that a hoaxer, hoping the eels would be mistaken for mini-Nessies, had dumped them there.
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