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The Best Typographic April Fool’s Day Hoax Ever
April 1, 2009, 9:22 am
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sanserriffeOn April 1, 1977 the British newspaper The Guardian published a seven-page “special report” about San Serriffe, a small republic located in the Indian Ocean consisting of several semi-colon-shaped islands. A series of articles described the geography and culture of this obscure nation.”

Read the full story here. Great. Very Thorough. 

+ Wikitravel guide entry



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