The Museum of Hoaxes
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The Case of the Vanishing Belly Button, 1964
Lord Gordon-Gordon, robber of the robber barons, 1871
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
Man flies by own lung power, 1934
Tourist Guy 9/11 Hoax, Sep 2001
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Use your left ear to detect lies
Princess Caraboo, servant girl who became a princess, 1817
The Great Electric Sugar Swindle, 1884
Literary Hoaxes
The Guardian, inspired by the recent publication of Peter Carey's My Life As a Fake, is offering a Short History of Literary Hoaxes. If you want a slightly longer history of literary hoaxes (as well as every other type of hoax) you could, um, buy my book.
Categories: Literature/Language
Posted by The Curator on Sun Sep 07, 2003
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