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war of the worlds
The night Martians invaded New Jersey, 1938
The Man-Eating Tree of Madagascar Hoax, 1874
Paul Krassner's Stereophonic Hoax, 1960
Script of Casablanca rejected, 1982
Baby Yoga, aka Swinging Your Kid Around Your Head
The Berners Street Hoax, 1810
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
The most sacred relic: the Holy Foreskin, circa 800 AD
Swiss peasants harvest spaghetti from trees, 1957
Mental Floss and Talk of the Nation
mental flossCheck out this month's issue of Mental Floss (you can find it at bookstores like Barnes & Noble, Borders, etc.). The cover article is 'History's Greatest Hoaxes Exposed," and it was written by... guess who! That's right. Me. And while I'm tooting my own horn, I might as well mention that you can also listen to the audio broadcast online of NPR's recent Talk of the Nation segment (from October 30, 2003) that featured me, yakking away about hoaxes.
Categories: Miscellaneous
Posted by The Curator on Mon Nov 10, 2003
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I actually have this magizine, thought it was really good! The hoax part that is...
Posted by Jackie Burke  in  Kokomo, Indiana  on  Wed Apr 14, 2004  at  09:45 PM
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