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  Barn Find   (31 July 2014)
  • Photographs show a barn full of vintage automobiles discovered by the new purchaser of a Portuguese farmhouse.
  •   Noodles and the Boodle   (31 July 2014)
  • Warning that cups of instant noodles pose a danger to consumers due to their wax coatings.
  •   DUI Stop   (30 July 2014)
  • Police car video records a DUI stop being subjected to some wacky sobriety tests.
  •   Stating the Oblivious   (30 July 2014)
  • What did Hillary Clinton say when asked what she thought were the major accomplishments of her tenure as Secretary of State?
  •   Runs of Luck   (30 July 2014)
  • Did a case of the runs lead to one of Raiders of the Lost Ark's most memorable scenes?
  •   Dashboarder Crossing   (30 July 2014)
  • Photographs show woman trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border hidden inside car's dashboard
  •   Zodiac Killer   (29 July 2014)
  • Has actor Russell Johnson of Gilligan's Island fame been identified as the Zodiac Killer?
  •   Sock Hop   (29 July 2014)
  • Has Yankee shortstop Derek Jeter cancelled his retirement plans to sign with the Boston Red Sox?
  •   Burning Bush   (29 July 2014)
  • Was former president George W. Bush arrested in Dallas for cocaine possession?
  •   Body Found Under Motel Bed   (29 July 2014)
  • Did police in New Jersey find a body that had lain undisturbed for five years under a motel bed?
  •   Shuttle Launch from Space   (28 July 2014)
  • Photographs show a Space Shuttle launch viewed from the International Space Station.
  •   Meteor Shower   (28 July 2014)
  • A meteor shower will be visible in North America, peaking in mid-August 2014. But maybe you should look for it now if you want the best viewing opportunities.
  •   Eroticked Off   (28 July 2014)
  • Was Jimi Hendrix kicked off a Monkees tour because the Daughters of the American Revolution complained his act was 'too erotic'?
  •   Cold Comfort Harm   (28 July 2014)
  • E-mail claims that drinking cold water after meals will lead to cancer.
  •   James Garner in Korea   (28 July 2014)
  • How actor James Garner detected the presence of an enemy patrol during the Korean War through the smell of garlic.
  •   Happy Birthday to You   (28 July 2014)
  • From the mailbag: No, our article about whether 'Happy Birthday to You' is protected by copyright isn't wrong.
  •   Mirror Image   (28 July 2014)
  • Is looking for the a gap between an object and its reflection the way to distinguish two-way mirrors from ordinary mirrors?
  •   Bootleg Pull   (27 July 2014)
  • Did the Beatles record songs such as 'Colliding Circles' and 'Pink Litmus Paper Shirt' which remain unreleased to this day?
  •   Exorcise Shoes   (26 July 2014)
  • Reebok once marketed the 'Incubus,' a shoe named for a demon who violates women in their sleep.
  •   Malaysian Airliner MH-17 Video   (26 July 2014)
  • Links posted on Facebook supposedly point to a leaked video of a Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 being shot down by a missile.
  •   Missing USA   (26 July 2014)
  • Video shows Miss USA contestants ridiculously responding to the question of whether math should be taught in schools.
  •   A Bird in the Hand   (26 July 2014)
  • Will handling by a human cause a baby bird to be rejected by its mother?
  •   Empty Promises   (25 July 2014)
  • Must fruit be eaten on an empty stomach in order for the body to absorb it properly?
  •   The Ten-Percent Myth   (25 July 2014)
  • Do we really use only ten percent of our brains?
  •   Cheating at the Gas Pump   (24 July 2014)
  • Account reports instances of customers being cheated by malfunctioning gas pumps.
  •   George H.W. Bush Death Hoax   (23 July 2014)
  • Reports that the former president has died of food poisoning are false.
  •   The Saltpeter Principle   (23 July 2014)
  • Does the U.S. Army secretly feed new recruits saltpeter in order to suppress their sexual urges?
  •   First Grade Primer   (23 July 2014)
  • Has President Obama required that ammunition cartridges use primer that expires after one year?
  •   Arm and Stammer   (23 July 2014)
  • A girl goes insane after a medical student slips a cadaver's arm into her bed as a practical joke.
  •   The Art of Marriage   (22 July 2014)
  • Did actor Paul Newman author an essay on the art of marriage for his wedding to Joanne Woodward?
  •   Mountain Ewww   (22 July 2014)
  • Will being immersed in a can of Mountain Dew truly turn a mouse into a "jelly-like" substance?
  •   Repaid Kindness   (22 July 2014)
  • Dr. Arieh Eldad's account of a burn center patient turned suicide bomber.
  •   Stuck on You   (21 July 2014)
  • Wife takes revenge on a philandering husband by supergluing his penis to his leg.
  •   Sick Child Card Request   (21 July 2014)
  • Another child battling cancer wants cards from well-wishers for his birthday. Similar appeals have proved to be Pandora's Boxes of grief for the families involved.
  •   Steep Risk   (21 July 2014)
  • Can homemade 'sun tea' harbor dangerous bacteria?
  •   Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Video   (20 July 2014)
  • Video purportedly shows Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashing.
  •   Malaysia Airlines Flight 17   (20 July 2014)
  • Photograph shows debris scene of shot-down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Real or fake?
  •   Moon Landing Urban Legends   (20 July 2014)
  • In celebration of the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, we've put together a collection of legends associated with that event.
  •   Born in the U.S.A.   (19 July 2014)
  • Did Michelle Obama note that the signers of the Declaration of Independence were not 'born American'?
  •   Miley Cyrus Death Hoax   (19 July 2014)
  • Still not dead: actress/singer Miley Cyrus. It's another celebrity death hoax.
  •   Microsoft Impersonation Scam   (18 July 2014)
  • How scammers pretending to be Microsoft techs call victims to gain access to their computers and/or bank accounts.
  •   Banana Peal   (18 July 2014)
  • Will bananas be extinct within ten years?
  •   The Ring of Truth   (17 July 2014)
  • Did President Obama stop wearing his wedding ring and wristwatch for Ramadan?
  •   Castoreum   (17 July 2014)
  • Is castoreum, a secretion produced by beavers, used as a food additive?
  •   The Well to Hell   (17 July 2014)
  • Scientists drilling in Siberia went too far and ended up punching a hole through to Hell, where the screams of the damned drifted up to them.
  •   A House Divided   (16 July 2014)
  • Was the Pentagon built with extra bathrooms to accommodate racial segregation laws?
  •   Dirty Job   (15 July 2014)
  • Soupy Sales was legendary for sneaking smutty jokes into his TV show. But did he really?
  •   In God We Still Trust   (15 July 2014)
  • Did radio stations shun the Diamond Rio song 'In God We Still Trust' because of its subject matter?
  •   Rainbow Grapes   (15 July 2014)
  • Photographs purportedly show multi-colored 'rainbow grapes.'
  •   Windows Update   (14 July 2014)
  • Are Canadian police ticketing motorists for parking their cars with the windows down?
  •   Serenity Prayer   (13 July 2014)
  • Who wrote the Serenity Prayer? Was it St. Augustine, or someone else?
  •   Poltergeist Deaths   (13 July 2014)
  • A number of strange deaths are connected to the 'Poltergeist' film series.
  •   Jimmies   (11 July 2014)
  • Are Jimmies, the sprinkles used on confections, so named as a reference to Jim Crow?
  •   Arrested Development   (10 July 2014)
  • Quick-thinking cop has a bit of fun with a drunk stuck in the snow by pretending to run alongside his car.
  •   E-ZPass Bill Overdue Notice   (10 July 2014)
  • E-mail phishing scam poses as overdue notifications for E-Z Pass bills.
  •   25 Hottest Urban Legends   (9 July 2014)
  • Updated list of the Top 25 hottest Urban Legends currently circulating.
  •   Dry Run Hijacking on Flight 297   (9 July 2014)
  • Account describes Muslims allegedly engaging in a 'dry run' hijacking on AirTran Flight 297.
  •   867-5309 / Jenny   (9 July 2014)
  • How the Tommy Tutone song 'Jenny' prompted a flood of calls to the phone number 867-5309.
  •   Sunscreen Test   (8 July 2014)
  • Did a recent study disprove a link between sun exposure and skin cancer?
  •   Would July to Me?   (8 July 2014)
  • Do hospital mortality rates go up in July due to an influx of inexperienced doctors?
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