Way Out There: The World’s Most Bizarre Clubs and Orgranizations
For reasons I still don't fully understand, my buddy Tim and I started the Junior Birdmen Club at our high school back in the day. It ended up becoming the most popular club on campus that year. We even had our own float in the homecoming parade!
And while we never pretended that our club was anything but a joke, there are several clubs and organizations in existence today that sound like put-ons but are totally legitimate: