Alaska town, pop. 6,000, left reeling by Taco Bell hoax
In what has been described as “an evil hoax,” the town of Bethel, Alaska, has learned it is not getting a Taco Bell. Not now. Not ever. “I repeat: Bethel is not getting a Taco Bell,” the local radio station, KYUK, broadcast this week in an attempt to dash the greased-up expectations — not to mention dozens of phone calls — sparked by the fake fliers posted around town promising gorditas in time for July 4th.Word count: 387
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