What's the biggest confirmed hoax, nonreligious, that tricked the most people into believing something false?

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  • Anonymous
    4 months ago
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    I forget the name of the guy, or where he lived, but there was a guy who started a garbage fire inside a dead volcano and convinced his whole town it was erupting.

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  • 3 months ago

    The marketing of cigarettes to women in the late 60's.

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  • 3 months ago

    THE HOAX Hitler started when he lead the NAZI party to register all their guns so later he could use his army to take away their means of self defense.

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  • 4 months ago

    I would hazard a guess at Uri Geller and his psychic "abilities".

    Or we could go with the entire psychic / medium movement.

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  • Anonymous
    4 months ago

    It would have to be the hoax that Trump is a good businessman and will make a good President.

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  • cool
    Lv 6
    4 months ago

    it would have to be the iceberg hoax, we are told that there are these big blocks of ice floating in water.

    yet every time you put ice in water, it melts! Obvious hoax

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