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The worms inside your face
Dog wins art contest, 1974
Life discovered on the moon, 1835
Rare planetary alignment decreases gravity, 1976
Script of Casablanca rejected, 1982
The Stone-Age Tasaday Hoax, 1971
The Case of the Vanishing Belly Button, 1964
Baby Yoga, aka Swinging Your Kid Around Your Head
Did Poe say 'The best things in life make you sweaty'?
The disumbrationist art hoax, 1924
Buy Land on the Sun
There's a scam business that's been in operation for years that offers to sell land on the moon. But a new group is raising the ante by offering to sell you land on the sun! Thankfully, all money they collect goes to aid the American Cancer Society.
Categories: Business/Finance, Places
Posted by The Curator on Wed Jan 28, 2004
Comments (2)
No not al the money goes to the cancer society, at least 53% though. It seems that thesight costs money too!
Posted by J  in  CO  on  Fri Jan 30, 2004  at  04:05 PM
Presumably, the other 47 percent goes to the cost of the funny gag items you receive for donating -- the move-in guide, the title to the land, the shipping of said items -- as well as the site fees.
Posted by Bill  on  Thu Feb 05, 2004  at  02:49 PM
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