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Bruce R. Fenton is a frequent guest on the Science Channel. He travels the world looking for archeological evidence of giants, ancient astronauts, and other stupid shit for dumb people. In 2012, he went to Ecuador and said he’d discovered the ruins of an ancient city of giants deep in the jungle, including a 260-foot tall by 260-foot wide pyramid, and tools so huge only giants could wield them.

With this compelling new evidence, our understanding of the origins of civilization were forever cha—oh, wait, that didn’t happen at all. Instead, the government of Peru sent a team to look at the site and concluded that Fenton’s “discoveries” were actually natural formation—dude was basically looking at some rocks and seeing giants. The jungle provides a canvas for people to make up anything.