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'Solar Armor' freezes man in Nevada Desert, 1874
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
The Nazi Air Marker Hoax, 1942
Female thieves hide money in their bras, 1950
The Cottingley Fairies, 1917
Snowball the Monster Cat, 2000
Cursed by Allah
Mencken's fake history of the bathtub, 1917
Stotham, Massachusetts: the town that didn't exist, 1920
Giant Tomatoes
An image taken by Claro Cortes for Reuters shows a Chinese farmer tending organic tomatoes in a greenhouse near Beijing. Because of the position of the tomatoes in the foreground of the picture, they appear to be enormously large.
Photo Categories: Forced Perspective, Plants,


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