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Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Samsung invents the on/off switch
Fake Photos of Very Large Animals
The Stone-Age Tasaday Hoax, 1971
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
Lord Gordon-Gordon, robber of the robber barons, 1871
The Cottingley Fairies, 1917
Adolf Hitler Baby Photo Hoax, 1933
Use your left ear to detect lies
September Morn, the painting that shocked the censor, 1913
Is John Edward a fake?
image It seems like whenever I turn on the SciFi channel, there's John Edward talking to the dead. I don't really care if he actually can talk to the dead or not (I assume he can't). I'm more concerned by the fact that his show is boring. But on the start of his Australian tour, a man has sued him, claiming that Edward's show violates the Trade Practices Act which stipulates that suppliers of goods can't make claims that they can't substantiate. In this case, Edward claims he can talk to the dead, but the guy suing him is pretty sure he can't. It'll be interesting to see how the case is resolved.
Categories: Con Artists, Paranormal
Posted by The Curator on Sat Feb 21, 2004
Comments (91)
I work at a theatre where he has preformed before. He buys 20 random seats throughout the audience and has his actors stationed in them. He does very basic readings and its often the audience preceiving everything. They want it to be real to they believe that much more. And just in case john's reading is completely wrong about why he is "seeing" the actor is always near by to save his butt.
Posted by Pierce  on  Wed Sep 26, 2012  at  04:25 PM
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