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Baby Yoga, aka Swinging Your Kid Around Your Head
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
Cat that walked 3000 miles to find its owners, 1951

Vilcabamba, the town of very old people, 1978
BMW's April Fool's Day Hoaxes
Samsung invents the on/off switch
Baby Yoga, aka Swinging Your Kid Around Your Head
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
The damp spot that hoaxed a city, 1912
Sober Sue, the woman who never smiled, 1907
Updates from the War Against Terror
Posted by The Curator on Sun May 02, 2004
Here are a couple of news reports that are deeply disturbing on many different levels. First, a story from Macedonia where the police have admitted that seven Pakistani 'terrorists' they gunned down two years weren't terrorists at all. The seven men were actually completely innocent would-be immigrants who were lured to Macedonia with the promise of being granted access to Western Europe. The Macedonian police then killed them and created a phony story about how they were terrorists in order to win US support. Next, there were those photos of Iraqi prisoners being tortured by US soldiers that recently surfaced, prompting President Bush to remark how disgusted he was by what he saw. I haven't...
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