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Vilcabamba, the town of very old people, 1978
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Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
The worms inside your face
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Princess Caraboo, servant girl who became a princess, 1817
Mencken's fake history of the bathtub, 1917
Adolf Hitler Baby Photo Hoax, 1933
Female thieves hide money in their bras, 1950
News anchors brave the elements, indoors
Everyone assumed that the Duluth Northland News Center team was outside during the coverage of the "Christmas City of the North" Parade on Nov 22. After all, they were wearing heavy jackets. But it turns out they were inside, in front of a green screen. But the News Director insists there was no deception because, if you want to get technical about it, they never actually said they were outside. [jimromenesko, mix108.com]

Categories: Journalism
Posted by The Curator on Thu Nov 28, 2013
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