The Museum of Hoaxes
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Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
Princess Caraboo, servant girl who became a princess, 1817
Did Paul McCartney die on Nov. 9, 1966?
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
Cursed by Allah
Jernegan's Gold Accumulator Scam, 1898
Loch Ness Monster Hoaxes
The Crown Prince Regent of Thulia, 1954
The Lovely Feejee Mermaid, 1842
Swiss peasants harvest spaghetti from trees, 1957
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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