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1492: Columbus discovers the Earth is round

~1670: Isaac Newton discovers gravity because of an apple

~1743: George Washington cuts down a cherry tree

~1890: Einstein flunks math

1894-1906: Dreyfus Affair

1912: Piltdown Man

1974: "I am not a crook"

1998: "I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Ms. Lewinsky"

2007: Bernie Madoff is one of the world's greatest investors

2013: The Deficit is not a problem
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