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BMW's April Fool's Day Hoaxes
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
Jean Gauntt, the Immortal Baby, 1939
Rare planetary alignment decreases gravity, 1976
Script of Casablanca rejected, 1982
Bonsai Kittens, 2000
Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
The Olympic Underwear Relay, 1956
The damp spot that hoaxed a city, 1912
The Anniversary of Roswell
roswell On July 8, 1947, 56 years ago today, the Roswell Daily Record made UFO history by announcing on its front page the discovery by the army of a flying saucer in the Roswell region. The army soon retracted its statement that it had discovered a flying saucer, leading to ever-growing suspicion of a cover-up. Here's a transcript of the 1947 article.
Categories: Extraterrestrial Life
Posted by The Curator on Wed Jul 09, 2003
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