The Museum of Hoaxes
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The Cradle of the Deep, a literary hoax, 1929
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
The Hoaxing Hitchhiker, 1941
Boy floats away in balloon, 2009
Jernegan's Gold Accumulator Scam, 1898
The Sandpaper Test, 1960
The most sacred relic: the Holy Foreskin, circa 800 AD
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
The Case of the Vanishing Belly Button, 1964
Stone Age Tasaday
Newsday has a review of a new book by Robin Hemley titled Invented Eden analyzing the controversy about the Tasaday tribe. Were they really a 'hoax' tribe, directed to act and dress like a primitive tribe? Or were they in some sense authentic? Hemley's answer is that both versions are partially correct.
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Posted by The Curator on Sun Jun 01, 2003
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