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Brief History of Triple-Decker Buses
The disumbrationist art hoax, 1924
Adolf Hitler Baby Photo Hoax, 1933
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
Prof. Wingard's Death Ray Hoax, 1876
Tourist Guy 9/11 Hoax, Sep 2001
Mencken's fake history of the bathtub, 1917
Boy floats away in balloon, 2009
Fake Photos of Very Large Animals
The Great Electric Sugar Swindle, 1884
They Captured ET

Talk about a pain in the neck. Photoshop has made this guy look a bit like a giraffe, or E.T.

This photo has been circulating via email for a few months. It's usually titled 'They finally captured E.T." or some variation of that. I think it's fair to conclude that the neck and stomach of the man being led away by the police officer have been digitally enlarged. Note the boxy pixellation where the photoshopper cut-and-pasted to lengthen the neck:



(thanks to Karen Robinson for sending this).
Categories: Photos/Videos
Posted by The Curator on Tue Aug 12, 2003
Comments (2)
You sure thats not Gary E.? I know someone that resembles that guy. raspberry
Posted by sun shine  on  Sun Dec 12, 2004  at  08:16 PM
Thats not Gary E. thats my long lost alien cousin who i never met!

We look so much alike!!!!
Posted by Eva  in  New york  on  Tue Mar 07, 2006  at  08:43 PM
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