The Museum of Hoaxes

The Museum of Hoaxes : The World's Greatest Hoaxes

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What is it that gives us such delight in hoaxing the gullible? The April Fool perpetrated by Burger King who advertised they were to produce left-handed hamburgers for the 32 million left-handed Americans. They were inundated with eager buyers...The famous BBC TV 'Spaghetti Tree' hoax...The outrage caused by Taco Bell's announcement that they had purchased the Liberty Bell and henceforth it would be known as the 'Taco Liberty Bell' ...Taken from the website www.museumofhoaxes.com this is a hilarious collection of hoaxes which proves just how gullible human beings are.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 129 x 196 x 21mm | 273g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 40
  • 0752864262
  • 9780752864266
  • 1,325,905

About Alex Boese

Alex Boese is the creator and curator of the website www.museumofhoaxes.com which began in 1997 as research notes for his dissertation.show more

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