The Museum of Hoaxes
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Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
The Cottingley Fairies, 1917
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Female thieves hide money in their bras, 1950
war of the worlds
The night Martians invaded New Jersey, 1938
The damp spot that hoaxed a city, 1912
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
Stotham, Massachusetts: the town that didn't exist, 1920
The Great Wall of China Hoax, 1899
Jean Gauntt, the Immortal Baby, 1939
The mystery of the gift-wrapped postbox
It happened in Edinburgh, on McDonald road. But why was it wrapped? Nobody knows. A Royal Mail spokeswoman suggests it may have been a "romantic gesture." The box has now been unwrapped.
Categories: Pranks
Posted by The Curator on Tue Mar 17, 2009
Comments (1)
*looks suspiciously at our resident Edinburghers*

Mouse, Boo, what have you been up to? hmmm
Posted by Smerk  in  to mischief  on  Wed Mar 18, 2009  at  06:32 AM
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