The Museum of Hoaxes
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Cursed by Allah
Taco Bells buys the Liberty Bell, 1996
Female thieves hide money in their bras, 1950
The Nazi Air Marker Hoax, 1942
BMW's April Fool's Day Hoaxes
The Instant Color TV Hoax, 1962
The Stone-Age Tasaday Hoax, 1971
The Olympic Underwear Relay, 1956
Swiss peasants harvest spaghetti from trees, 1957
Princess Caraboo, servant girl who became a princess, 1817
Raised Runway
A Berlin newspaper ran this image as an April Fool's Day joke, claiming it showed a runway constructed over a "large German city." The paper described how passengers were ferried up and down to the runway in an elevator.

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Photo Categories: Planes, April Fool's Day, 1920-1939

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