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Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
Lord Gordon-Gordon, robber of the robber barons, 1871
The Crown Prince Regent of Thulia, 1954
Bizarre pictographs of Emmanuel Domenech, 1860
The most sacred relic: the Holy Foreskin, circa 800 AD
The Stone-Age Tasaday Hoax, 1971
The Lovely Feejee Mermaid, 1842
Van Gogh's ear exhibited, 1935
Use your left ear to detect lies
war of the worlds
The night Martians invaded New Jersey, 1938
Barry Minkow
Fascinating update and background from the Guardian on Barry Minkow, famous in the '80s for his ZZZZ Best carpet-cleaning scam which he perpetrated when he was only 20. Served 7 and 1/2 years. I wonder if anyone from Enron will serve even a fraction of that time?
Categories: Con Artists
Posted by The Curator on Fri Jul 12, 2002
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