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Prankster causes volcano to erupt, 1974
The Case of the Vanishing Belly Button, 1964
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Samsung invents the on/off switch
Monkeys pick cotton, a 19th-century urban legend
Stotham, Massachusetts: the town that didn't exist, 1920
Lord Gordon-Gordon, robber of the robber barons, 1871
Brief History of Triple-Decker Buses
Use your left ear to detect lies
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
Imaginary Mail-Order Brides
Buying imaginary girlfriends is the trendy new thing nowadays. So this entrepreneur figured he'd shake things up a little and sell imaginary mail-order brides. Unfortunately, the guys who shelled out $1500 a piece for the brides weren't very thrilled that they were just imaginary.
Categories: Con Artists, Sex/Romance
Posted by The Curator on Thu Apr 08, 2004
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