The Museum of Hoaxes
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Boy floats away in balloon, 2009
Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
Cat that walked 3000 miles to find its owners, 1951
Jennifer Love Hewitt's Disappearing Breasts
Monkeys pick cotton, a 19th-century urban legend
The Man-Eating Tree of Madagascar Hoax, 1874
The Nobody For President Campaign, 1940 to Present
Jean Gauntt, the Immortal Baby, 1939
Swiss peasants harvest spaghetti from trees, 1957
Tourist Guy 9/11 Hoax, Sep 2001
Fake Goyas
The NY Times reports on a growing controversy in the art world. The famous Black Paintings by Francisco Goya may not have been painted by Goya at all. A new book coming out speculates that they were actually painted by his son, who's been considered pretty much a nobody as far as art historians have been concerned.
Categories: Art
Posted by The Curator on Mon Jul 28, 2003
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