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What do the lines on Solo cups mean?
The damp spot that hoaxed a city, 1912
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
Prankster causes volcano to erupt, 1974
Tube of liquor hidden in prohibition-era boot, 1920s
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
The Great Space Monkey Hoax, 1953
The Case of the Vanishing Belly Button, 1964
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
Sober Sue, the woman who never smiled, 1907
Hoaxes from the Philippines
Here's an interesting discussion of some historical hoaxes from the Philippines, specifically those perpetrated in the early twentieth century by Jose E. Marco, a philatelic forger.
Categories: History
Posted by The Curator on Tue Jul 01, 2003
Comments (7)
The philippines is a good home, so don't you dare judge her. the problem is the government, not the people, so why are you speaking like that as if you are perfect? what if i insulted your country of course you'll be mad! who are you to tell the philippines is not a good country?
Posted by not a good site  on  Fri Aug 24, 2007  at  08:35 AM
you "perfect" people better watch what you are saying.
Posted by heffer  on  Fri Aug 24, 2007  at  08:37 AM
what "musuem of hoaxes"? the philippines is here.
great. whatever.
Posted by muney  on  Fri Aug 24, 2007  at  08:38 AM
You seem to be confused. This is an article about hoaxes perpetrated in the Philippines, nothing more. There are hundreds of pages on this website discussing hoaxes, because it's the Museum of Hoaxes. That's rather the point of the site.
Posted by Boo  in  The Land of the Haggii...  on  Fri Aug 24, 2007  at  06:59 PM
philippines has a lot of prob both gov and the people... bcoz they all want their own selfish desire
Posted by damn  in  phil...  on  Thu Jul 03, 2008  at  12:55 PM
Loads of funnybusiness going on in the Philippines, keep your wits about you and you should be fine.

Guy
Posted by Dumaguete Guy  on  Wed Jul 23, 2008  at  07:30 PM
Hi there!

I'm trying to compile a list of hoaxes in the Philippines. So far, I've just collected nine--including the Tasaday tribe and the infamous Code of Kalantiaw. If you're interested to see the list or suggest an entry, here is the article:

9 Shocking Hoaxes That Drove Pinoys Crazy - http://www.filipiknow.net/hoaxes-in-the-philippines/

Thanks
Posted by FilipiKnow  in  Philippines  on  Sun Aug 11, 2013  at  04:56 AM
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