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Unicorn video exposed as a hoax

A video showing what appears to be a unicorn running through the woods has been confirmed to be a hoax. The Ontario Science Centre in Toronto, Canada …

Latvian meteor is revealed as a hoax

The strange object that allegedly fell over Latvia this week has been revealed as a hoax staged by a mobile operator, a representative stated that…

4 of History’s Greatest Hoaxes

The Heene family’s Balloon Boy hoax is still lingering in the news this week. Will charges be filed? Is a reality show in the works? Do you really care? We’re guessing you don’t. So instead, let’s look back at four historical hoaxes. 1. The “Computer” That Outsmarted Napoléon Centuries before Deep Blue started whuppin’ on Russian grand [...]

Panorama of the 2009 Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

Balloon Fiesta in USA Willy Kaemena took this 360° panorama of the 2009 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Hot air Balloons have certainly gone a long way in terms of shapes. Oh, and as far as I know, no Balloon boy hoax is involved in this event The embed is nice, but the panorama is meant [...]

Joey Skaggs, The Ultimate Hoax Meister

The following is reprinted from The Best of The Best of Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader. Think everything you read in the newspaper or see on the news has been checked for accuracy? Think again. Sometimes the media will repeat whatever they’re told … and Joey Skaggs is the guy set out to prove it. Photo: [...]

The Socorro UFO hoax – part two

Anthony Bragalia continues his research in to the 1964 Socorro UFO incident that he believes is a hoax and that is now thought to have been the wo…

Was the Zamora UFO incident a hoax ?

One of the world’s most well known UFO incidents is now believed to be a hoax. The “Zamora Incident” involved a policeman in New Mexico who report…