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A black lion: real or fake?
BMW's April Fool's Day Hoaxes
Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
The Hitler Diary Hoax, 1983
Tourist Guy 9/11 Hoax, Sep 2001
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
The Stone-Age Tasaday Hoax, 1971
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
Bonsai Kittens, 2000
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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