Snowball the giant cat
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Best Internet Hoaxes Of All Time
8. Snowball the giant cat
When Canadian dad Cordell Hauglie doctored an image of himself holding a giant cat for the amusement of his daughter, he didn't realise what an internet sensation this was going to become! The image was sent to a few friends and family, but it was forwarded on and soon appeared everywhere. "I really had no intention of creating a hoax," said Cordell to the North Renfrew Times "I had no thought in my mind that anyone would ever believe this. We looked at it and thought, this is so preposterous."