The Museum of Hoaxes
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Rachael Ray cooks her family and her dog
The Nobody For President Campaign, 1940 to Present
The Diaphote, a television hoax, 1880
Samsung invents the on/off switch
Van Gogh's ear exhibited, 1935
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
The Sandpaper Test, 1960
Swiss peasants harvest spaghetti from trees, 1957
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
Fake Euros fool shoppers
"A publicity stunt by a German firm which sent out fake 300 and 1,000-euro notes adorned with naked women has backfired after people began using them as legal tender. The firm Planet-Present said it had permission from the Bundesbank and European Central Bank. Only close scrutiny shows the notes are fakes. Michael Leidig, Vienna." Found on the Daily Telegraph site.
Here's a picture of Planet-Present's fake euro (page is in German).
Categories: Business/Finance, Sex/Romance
Posted by The Curator on Thu Jul 11, 2002
Comments (1)
well, the first topic has already been posted upon, so I'd like to be the first person to post on the second post.
Not quite as satisfying. . .
Posted by Jacob  on  Sun Jan 30, 2005  at  05:19 PM
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