The Museum of Hoaxes
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The disumbrationist art hoax, 1924
Jennifer Love Hewitt's Disappearing Breasts
The Society for Indecency to Naked Animals, 1959
Bonsai Kittens, 2000
war of the worlds
The night Martians invaded New Jersey, 1938
The Great Space Monkey Hoax, 1953
What do the lines on Solo cups mean?
Taco Bells buys the Liberty Bell, 1996
The Sandpaper Test, 1960
The Lovely Feejee Mermaid, 1842
Pacific Sea Monster
A group of men show off this sea serpent that washed up on the beach at Ballard, Washington. However, the "sea serpent" appears to be the trunk of a tree.

Links and References
"Sea Serpent #3." Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Archive.
Sloan, M. (1990). Hoaxes, Humbugs, and Spectacles. Villard Books: p.2.


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