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'Solar Armor' freezes man in Nevada Desert, 1874
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
The Man-Eating Tree of Madagascar Hoax, 1874
Old-Time Photo Fakery, 1900 to 1919
The Olympic Underwear Relay, 1956
Princess Caraboo, servant girl who became a princess, 1817
Sober Sue, the woman who never smiled, 1907
Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
The most sacred relic: the Holy Foreskin, circa 800 AD
Adolf Hitler Baby Photo Hoax, 1933
Fake Cop with Guard Sheep
I've heard of plenty of cases of people pretending to be cops, but this one takes the cake. It's the line about how "the bogus policeman used to patrol at night in company of a sheep that looks like a dog" that really boggles my mind. I'm trying to visualize a sheep that could pass for a dog, but my imagination just isn't good enough.
Categories: Law/Police/Crime
Posted by The Curator on Mon Jun 07, 2004
Comments (2)
How Silly!
Posted by Roger  in  Chicago  on  Tue Jun 08, 2004  at  02:49 AM
You may want to take this down, it no longer shows the picture in the link...gee just another thing to do when you get home!
Posted by perrylover  in  Kansas  on  Sun Sep 12, 2004  at  06:34 PM
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