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Did Paul McCartney die on Nov. 9, 1966?
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
Samsung invents the on/off switch

Did Paul McCartney die on Nov. 9, 1966?
Use your left ear to detect lies
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
Stotham, Massachusetts: the town that didn't exist, 1920
Jernegan's Gold Accumulator Scam, 1898
Old-Time Photo Fakery, 1900 to 1919
Swiss peasants harvest spaghetti from trees, 1957
The Shroud of Turin
Posted by The Curator on Fri Aug 23, 2002
The Shroud of Turin is back in the news. It turns out that the Vatican has secretly been allowing a scientist to perform tests on it for the past few months. Apparently the scientist is trying to get a more accurate reading of the exact age of the shroud's fibers, following criticism of 1988 tests of the age of the fibers.

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