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The worms inside your face
Van Gogh's ear exhibited, 1935
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
Fake Photos of Very Large Animals
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
Prof. Wingard's Death Ray Hoax, 1876
Jernegan's Gold Accumulator Scam, 1898
Old-Time Photo Fakery, 1900 to 1919
Sober Sue, the woman who never smiled, 1907
The Olympic Underwear Relay, 1956
Don’t Get Back into Your Car While Refueling
There's an email going around warning people not to reenter their car while filling the tank at a gas station. Doing so might create a spark that will set the gas fumes on fire, causing a flash fire. Now this sounds like some kind of urban legend, but Mike Davis at CarConnection.com, who's done some research into the subject, warns that the danger is small but real.
Categories: Email Hoaxes
Posted by The Curator on Sun Sep 14, 2003
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