The Map of the World’s Best Cheats, Fakes and Flat-Out Lies

From the “Bangkok gem scam” to the fake mining companies of Gold Rush-era San Francisco, if there’s one thing that’s stayed constant throughout history, it’s swindlers trying to make an extra buck.

Source: http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/here-be-fraud-a-map-of-the-worlds-best-cheats-fakes-and-flatout-lies