The Museum of Hoaxes
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Life discovered on the moon, 1835
Eccentric's last prank, 66 years after his death, 1900
Fake Fish Photos
Use your left ear to detect lies
Dead Body of Loch Ness Monster Found, 1972
Van Gogh's ear exhibited, 1935
The Nobody For President Campaign, 1940 to Present
The Cottingley Fairies, 1917
The Crown Prince Regent of Thulia, 1954
Prankster causes volcano to erupt, 1974
Fake Vermeer was the Real Thing
image Once thought to be a fake Vermeer, this painting of a young woman sitting before a keyboard has now been officially reclassified as a real Vermeer. It's going up for sale (the first time a Vermeer has been sold since 1921), so if you've got a couple of million lying around, feel free to make a bid.
Categories: Art
Posted by The Curator on Wed Mar 31, 2004
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