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Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Did Poe say 'The best things in life make you sweaty'?
Life discovered on the moon, 1835
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
Cat that walked 3000 miles to find its owners, 1951
The Olympic Underwear Relay, 1956
Snowball the Monster Cat, 2000
Cursed by Allah
Taco Bells buys the Liberty Bell, 1996
Prof. Wingard's Death Ray Hoax, 1876
No NASCAR
Car and Driver's April Fool's Day hoax claiming that President Obama had ordered that Chevrolet and Dodge withdraw from NASCAR seems to have been one of the few AF hoaxes this year that actually fooled a significant number of people. [USA Today]
Categories: April Fools Day, Politics
Posted by The Curator on Mon Apr 06, 2009
Comments (1)
I liked that one 'cause it was right on the edge of believability, as a good hoax should be.

It seems to me, Alex, that contemporary April Fool's Day gags are designed NOT to fool people. What's that all about? Fear of lawsuits?
Posted by Cranky Media Guy  on  Tue Apr 07, 2009  at  04:20 AM
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