Stronzo Bestiale has published research in some of the world’s most esteemed physics journals, and his co-authors are often leading members in their fields. But Stronzo Bestiale, whose name means “total asshole” in Italian, has a secret. He kind of doesn’t exist.
SImply changing the title and adding the made up name resulted in the paper being published after initially being rejected.
I’ll have to try this.