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The Gallery of Fake Viral Images
Jean Gauntt, the Immortal Baby, 1939
The Lovely Feejee Mermaid, 1842
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
Life discovered on the moon, 1835
Van Gogh's ear exhibited, 1935
Bonsai Kittens, 2000
Vilcabamba, the town of very old people, 1978
Tourist Guy 9/11 Hoax, Sep 2001
Prof. Wingard's Death Ray Hoax, 1876
Hold the Button
Talk about sheer useless stupidity... challenges you to see how long you can hold down the button of your mouse while keeping it positioned over a small rectangle. I managed exactly seven seconds, though they say that the average time is 4 minutes (do people really have nothing better to do?). But this is the part that I'm convinced must be a hoax. They claim that the record is over 13 days. Unless someone wedged something over their mouse button and then left it there for 13 days, I don't see how that would be possible.
Categories: Technology
Posted by The Curator on Tue Nov 04, 2003
Comments (2)
I managed 10 mins. Lol. Well, I was bored. red face
Posted by Shah  in  Singapore  on  Fri Jul 30, 2004  at  10:13 PM
The trick is to put your mouse on the button and then RIGHT click and let go. It will never stop unless you move the mouse off the button!
Posted by Sam  on  Sat Aug 27, 2005  at  11:12 AM
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