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Swiss peasants harvest spaghetti from trees, 1957
The Sandpaper Test, 1960
Rachael Ray cooks her family and her dog
The Crown Prince Regent of Thulia, 1954
Vilcabamba, the town of very old people, 1978
Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
Dead Body of Loch Ness Monster Found, 1972
Van Gogh's ear exhibited, 1935
What do the lines on Solo cups mean?
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Little Tree
The Independent remembers the "tall tale of Little Tree and the Cherokee who was really a Klansman." A puzzling literary hoax which raises the classic question which always hovers around literary and artistic hoaxes: does it matter if it's a hoax if people enjoy it?
Categories: Literature/Language
Posted by The Curator on Mon Sep 02, 2002
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