The Museum of Hoaxes
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Mencken's fake history of the bathtub, 1917
Prankster causes volcano to erupt, 1974
Did Paul McCartney die on Nov. 9, 1966?
Cursed by Allah
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
The Society for Indecency to Naked Animals, 1959
Snowball the Monster Cat, 2000
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
Old-Time Photo Fakery, 1900 to 1919
The Cradle of the Deep, a literary hoax, 1929
Fake Paraplegic
In Australia a fake paraplegic faces charges of fraud. He walked into the court house unaided, using his fully functioning legs.
Categories: Con Artists, Identity/Imposters
Posted by The Curator on Wed Aug 28, 2002
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