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Script of Casablanca rejected, 1982
Taco Bells buys the Liberty Bell, 1996
Cursed by Allah
Man flies by own lung power, 1934
The Cottingley Fairies, 1917
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
Snowball the Monster Cat, 2000
Mencken's fake history of the bathtub, 1917
The most sacred relic: the Holy Foreskin, circa 800 AD
The Olympic Underwear Relay, 1956
Sea Urchins Live Forever
One of the questions in my gullibility test is whether turtles ever die of old age. The answer is that they don't, and here's a BBC article about another species that shares this trait: the sea urchin. Apparently, unless urchins are killed off by predators or diseasey, they'll live forever.
Categories: Animals
Posted by The Curator on Mon Nov 24, 2003
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