34 Bald-Faced Lies That Worked Extremely Well

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34 Bald-Faced Lies That Worked Extremely Well

You’ve kinda gotta hand it to these ambitious numbskulls. They were put on the spot, and they bet it all on their ability to make the impossible happen (or at least appear to). I mean, they all got caught, eventually. But they must have felt invincible for a minute there.

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In 2013, Australian consumers noticed that Subway's Footlong sandwiches were shorter than a foot. 11 12 'SUBWAY FOOTLONG' is a registered trademark as a descriptive name for the sub sold in Subway Restaurants and not intended to be a measurement of length. -Subway Australia's Facebook page CRACKED.COM http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/business/2013/01/subway-claims-foot-long-sub-is-in-name-alone/

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In 2012, Nokia advertised the image stabilization feature on its Lumia 920 with a fake video. The commercial featured a side-by-side comparison of video shot with and without Nokia's new phone. But it wasn't. The stabilized image was filmed with professional OIS OFF OIS ON equipment. The company issued an apology in its blog. OIS ON CRACKED.COM http://lumiaconversations.microsoft. .com//2012/09/06/an-apology-is-due/

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Extenze called itself BRAND Male Enhancement a capsule that can make a man Extenze NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENT (ambesium Fast Acting Maximum Strength larger... The MALE ENHANCEMENT pill that can make you LARGER! scientifically proven to increase the size Exten20 Extanze Exten/e Exten/e SIZE PLEASURE PERFORMANCE of a certain part of 4 DAY SUPPLY Doctor Approved Male Sexual Enhancement the male body. Extenze ...until the company had to pay $6 million to settle a false advertising class action lawsuit. CRACKED.COM http://www.cbsnews com/news/extenze-settles-a- false-advertising-suit-now-the-ftc-should-go-after-jimmy-johnson/

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In 2008, Coca Cola launched an ad campaign in Australia claiming Coke doesn't contribute to weight gain, tooth loss, or obesity. messages about food and annier one day something - Myth. 'Coca-Cola' contained DONE for you and the need et DAT and that can CAP contuana cocaine once upon a time. /want my family N Nove good headh and adidas word Busted. Don't you just love this one Cocaine has never them 88 M been an added ingredient in the secret recipe of Coca-Cola non does . contain any other illegal substance All passion al need 111 Ze among of the

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AQUAFINA. Pure Refreshment Despite the snowcapped mountains in its logo, Aquafina is filtered tap water. That's actually good news, because tap water is subject to much stricter regulations than bottled water. It wasn't until 2007 that PepsiCo bowed to pressure from consumer groups and added the phrase public water source to its label. AQUAFINA Dure water perfect taste CRACKED.COM PURIFIED DRINKING WATER http://www.cnn.com/2007/HEALTH/07/27/pepsico.aquafina reut/

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In her interview in January 2013, Miley Cyrus shocked the fans by saying she and Liam Hemsworth were married. That turned out to be a lie. Later that year, their PR reps confirmed their engagement was broken off. CRACKED COM

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You might have heard that Benjamin Franklin's kite experiment is a myth... but do you know who started it? BENJAMIN FRANKLIN HIMSELF. Не made the whole deal up for dramatic (effect. GRACKED.COM

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Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro claimed that the Petro, a government sponsored cryptocurrency, raised over 700 million dollars for its ICO on its first day on the market. Nicolás Maduro Follow @NicolasMaduro A grandes problemas, igrandes soluciones! Desde el primer minuto el juego arrancó bien, y arrancamos ganando: 4.777 millones de yuanes o 735 millones de dólares es el resultado inicial de las operaciones de intención de compra del Petro. When in reality it only raised $445... in total. 3 petro:presale 7 2018-02-20 08:00:36 445.95 0.05 GRACKED.COM

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Rapper Bow Wow posted on Instagram that he was flying to NYC, and included this shot of a private car and jet on the apron. shadmoss Travel day. NYC press run for Growing Up Hip Hop. Lets gooo. I promise to bring yall the hottest show EVER. May 25th on @wetv Не was later spotted So this guy lil bow WOW is on my flight to NY. flying coach on a But on instagram he posted a picture of a private jet captioned traveling to NY today smh commercial plane. Не had posted a photo from a VIP transportation site.

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