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Stotham, Massachusetts: the town that didn't exist, 1920
The Instant Color TV Hoax, 1962
The Society for Indecency to Naked Animals, 1959

Baby Yoga, aka Swinging Your Kid Around Your Head
The Diaphote, a television hoax, 1880
The Nazi Air Marker Hoax, 1942
Brief History of Triple-Decker Buses
Script of Casablanca rejected, 1982
Dog wins art contest, 1974
September Morn, the painting that shocked the censor, 1913
Plane Meets Truck
Posted by The Curator on Wed Oct 29, 2003
I received this image from 'Detective Kid' who wants to know if it's real or fake. I've been checking it out and can't see anything obviously fake about it. The picture has a watermark on it, that I can't read. It's something like 'erzool.com.' If anyone knows anything about the picture, let me know. UPDATE: A solution to this photo comes from Jeffrey Schuh: "This photo is a national geographic photograph. The photo has been republished in 'The Photographs' coffee table book. (The one with the Afghan woman on the cover.) The plane photo is on page 50-51 and is captioned: Sanarate, Guatemale 1976. 'On a rescue mission after an earthquake, a plane caught by a crosswind crashes. Moments...

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