The Museum of Hoaxes
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September Morn, the painting that shocked the censor, 1913
Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
The Case of the Vanishing Belly Button, 1964
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Fake Photos of Very Large Animals
Did Paul McCartney die on Nov. 9, 1966?
The Diaphote, a television hoax, 1880
Adolf Hitler Baby Photo Hoax, 1933
Stotham, Massachusetts: the town that didn't exist, 1920
Paul Krassner's Stereophonic Hoax, 1960
Subliminal Advertising in Russia
The LA Times reports that subliminal advertising is still widely used in Russian ads, even though the whole concept was revealed to be a hoax back in the 1960s. (Requires registration).
Categories: Advertising, Psychology
Posted by The Curator on Sun Aug 25, 2002
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