Dislike this if you’re a real ’90s kid.
Dislike this if you’re a real ’90s kid.
Up until the police came and arrested her, that is. (via wtkr.com)
April Fools’ Day may be all fun and games for some, but only an April fool doesn’t take capitalization and punctuation seriously. A handy cheat sheet for the day, brought to you by your friendly neighborhood copy editor.
Google and Microsoft aren’t start-ups anymore. Tech companies’ bizarre fixation on April fools.
Either American Eagle thinks that teenagers are actually going to spray their naked bodies with blue dye OR this is a very early April Fools’ prank.
Take a rabid fan base, sprinkle with collective worst nightmares and watch the blood spill. The sports world has always been center stage when it comes to pulling off pranks.
Sure, it’s kind of cheesy when companies like Google do elaborate April Fools’ Day jokes. But what’s even lamer is companies who don’t actually bother to pull a prank and instead just talk about it in the most neutral terms.
Cute overload envisions a world where the Huffington Post finally gets with the program and starts giving people the news they really want to hear. Click through for the Nuffington Post in its full glory.
More proof that all TV news co-anchors secretly hate each other. View Media ›
As a New Yorker, there’s only a few of things one fears living here. The three are as follows; muggings, burglars, and bedbugs. Now then, imagine you waking up this morning to a snowstorm and this email. Classic. View Image ›
You don’t like the people you work with anyway.
This is my kind of evil. Passive aggressive evil. Work in an office? Forgot your April Fools Day prank? Got you covered. Just print this out and watch your co-workers scream at the printer in misplaced rage. Don’t have a Canon? Also no problem. View Image ›
And so begins our slow descent into April Fools Day madness. I’ll be keeping tab on the sites that are posting April Fools pranks all day, so check back often. Also, feel free to contribute if you see something that isn’t on the list yet. View List ›
Let’s be truthful here for a minute, fools. April Fools pranks are sometimes funny! But mostly they’re just awful. What is the lamest April Fools prank you’ve heard of or been a part of? Add yours in the comments, and we’ll see if we can crown a winner. Read More ›
There are a number of sites that post stories or change their design layout to pull one over on their readers for April Fools Day. If you spend a lot of time online, this gets tiresome pretty quickly. Here are some of the most consistent offenders that you should avoid tomorrow. Read More ›
The online stock trading site Zecco surprised its customers with fake multi-million dollar balances. Ha-ha! But then something happened… People started buying lots and lots of real stock! Now, everybody’s screwed. Woopsies, Zecco! Read More ›
Not every ridiculous thing that happens on April 1st is fake. The BBC lists off the 10 stories that happened today which might sound foolish, but in fact, are completely true.
In Russia, it is socially acceptable to celebrate April Fools’ Day by blowing up Lenin’s statue with a huge bundle of TNT. There is also a leg wound in the statue, so it looks like Lenin got gunned down all over again. (He was shot at at some point, right? I would think yes.) View Image ›
Click to see a slideshow of the best April Fools Day jokes. View Image ›
Improv Everywhere crashed the funeral of a man with very few surviving relatives to make it the best funeral ever! Sure, its a sensitive subject, but they just wanted to “spread a little joy to the saddest place of all!” And it worked! Until the end… Watch Video ›
Trick your friends into clicking something they shouldn’t. Create an irresistibly clickable headline, link it to an revolting image, and thus celebrate April Fool’s Day. The post with the most views wins!
In honor of our April Fools, Youtube is upside down.
iTunes is letting users download a movement from John Cage’s famous 4’33” for free this week. Unfortunately, people aren’t too impressed. My favorite so far is: “just wonderin, is this guy 4 feet 33inches tall???”
The Pirate Bay is announcing that as of today, April 1st, they’ve been acquired by Warner Bros. for approximately $13 billion. If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. Read More ›
It’s April 1st, don’t believe it. BuzzFeed is happy to announce we’re replacing our editors with trained capuchin monkeys! I know, crazy right? We’ll also be giving away $10,000 to the person who can correctly guess what kind of sandwich we’re thinking of right now. Good luck! Read More ›