19/10/2013 10:29 BST

The 10 Most Bonkers Media Hoaxes That Fooled Editors

Dear esteemed colleagues in the media, Huffington Post can certainly relate sometimes...

We wish the Hitler Diaries were true, we could believe George W Bush had the lowest IQ of all presidents, and Dihydrogen Monoxide does sound poisonous.

But some of these are just too bonkers, and you frankly have no excuse.

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