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Female thieves hide money in their bras, 1950
war of the worlds
The night Martians invaded New Jersey, 1938
Prankster causes volcano to erupt, 1974
'Solar Armor' freezes man in Nevada Desert, 1874
Did Paul McCartney die on Nov. 9, 1966?
The Great Electric Sugar Swindle, 1884
Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
Princess Caraboo, servant girl who became a princess, 1817
The worms inside your face
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
Strunkenwhite or Pluperfect Virus Hoax
This particularly nasty virus will infect your computer and not allow you to send out any emails that contain grammatical or spelling mistakes. The scary thing is imagining that someone would receive this and not recognize it as a joke.
Categories: Email Hoaxes
Posted by The Curator on Thu May 13, 2004
Comments (2)
Strunkenwhite or Pluperfect Virus virus name makes think of a fairytail from Scandianevia.
Posted by pheloxi  on  Fri May 14, 2004  at  01:36 PM
As a former English teacher, and one of those persons who was greatly amused by this virus hoax when I first saw it in 1996, I feel obligated to point out the humor in the title.<style." He was joined by E. B. White on subsequent revisions of the book, and they are now generally credited as the co-authors of the book. An image of the front cover of the book can be found <a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/reader/020530902X/ref=sib_dp_pt/104-2762058-5069529#reader-link">.
Posted by Terrell  on  Mon May 17, 2004  at  02:08 AM
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