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The Hoax Photo Archive — Photo Fakery Throughout History
Category: Strange Body Parts
Hand with no thumb. (Found on the internet, June 2008) A digital composite creates the illusion of a hand with no thumb. More…
Fetal Footprint. (Circulating online since mid-2004) The abdominal wall is too muscular and thick to actually allow a footprint to be seen with this clarity. More…
The Vanishing Belly Button, 1964. (February 1964) Scandinavian Airlines placed an advertisement in newspapers throughout America. It featured a bikini-clad model posing on a rock above the caption "What to show your wife in Scandinavia." But the version that appeared in the Los Angeles Times had one detail altered. The editors of the Times airbrushed out the model's belly button. They said this was done in order to "conform to regulations." More…

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