Your Day in Oddness: The Snail TelegraphPosted: October 3, 2014 Filed under: Bizarre | Tags: Pasilalinic-sympathetic compass, Snail Telegraph hoax, Snail Telegrapn Leave a comment
On this day in 1851, an unusual device called the Pasilalinic-sympathetic compass was demonstrated. Nicknamed the Snail Telegraph, the machine supposedly demonstrated telepathic communication by clairvoyant snails. In a shock to no one ever, the machine was later proven to be a hoax. After budget cuts, hiring policies at The Psychic Network took an ugly turn.