Infamous April Fools' Day hoaxes through the years - WGN-TV

Here is some background information about April Fools' Day and some of the most memorable pranks from throughout the years. History: Some historians believe the April Fools' customs began in France, although no one knows for sure. It may stem from a ...

Nailing origin of April Fool's Day no simple task - Sault Star

WHARNCLIFFE - If you like to play tricks on other people, today is your day. Whether it's sending someone to buy a left-handed hammer or just making them look down at a fictitious untied shoelace, the custom of trickery and tomfoolery on the first day ...

When is April Fool's Day 2017 and what are some of the funniest pranks and jokes? - The Sun

AS we continue to fly through 2017, we get nearer and nearer to the most mischievous day of the year – April Fool's Day. But when is April Fool's Day and how did the tradition for playing pranks begin? Here's all you need to know… The day, which is ...

Here Are the Best April Fools' Day Pranks of 2017 - TIME

Saturday, April 1 is officially April Fools' Day, though one could argue that every day can feel like April Fools' Day in the age of fake news. Yet most of the pranks pulled by marketers and ad agencies this week likely won't have such real world ...

We've rounded up the best of NCC April Fools' pranks - NCC Linked

April Fools' Day is a time for pranks and tomfoolery. People play funny practical jokes on each other on the first day of April in a tradition popularized by the English in the 1700s. But it wasn't always a day for trickery. “Some historians speculate ...

Media tradition of April Fools' Day jokes isn't so funny now: Public Editor - Toronto Star

No kidding here: Given widespread concerns about fake news, this is no time for newsrooms to play with far-fetched fraudulent news just for fun. King Kong on the CN Tower: April 1 in the Star of 1976. (Toronto Star) | Order this photo. By Kathy English ...

Check out these brands' funny April Fool's Day jokes and promos - KTRK-TV

Some people choose to leave a thumbtack on their boss' chair or throw a water balloon at a friend on April Fools Day. These brands, though, take the pranking to a whole new level. Check out how these companies hilariously celebrated April Fool's Day.

An updated (and depressing) list of all the April Fool's pranks on the Internet - Washington Post

The thing that is usually good about April Fool's Day is that it is just one day. But 2017 has taken even that from us. Because the hoax-filled “holiday” falls on a Saturday this year, a number of this year's jokes have rolled out early. Some pranks ...

Easy pranks literally anyone could pull off on April Fools' Day - Mashable

April Fools' Day is tomorrow, which mainly means one thing: you don't have much time to prepare. Everyone knows the Fools Rules(™): if you do not prank others, they will mercilessly prank you. Just in case your creativity is running low, we've ...

5 of the best April Fools' Day pranks of all time - ClickLancashire

Before deciding whether or not to pull a prank on your kids this year, you must first take into consideration their temperament and understand their limits. Of course, when the tables turn and you are the prank maestro, beware of some angry words ...

Check out the best April Fools' Day 2017 pranks - Normangee Star

The origin of the holiday is a bit tricky. We have shared here some of the best April Fools Day 2017 Images Wishes Quotes. Where was the first April Fool's Prank held? April Fools' Day is now regarded as an worldwide fun fest with people all across the ...

New Peach Beach Splash Character, 8-Bit Fire Emblem, and More April Fools' Day Jokes Emerge - IGN

Every year popular games release patches with special content celebrating April Fools' Day, and some studios even make special browser games to celebrate the silly day. These DLC drops usually occur on or just before April 1st. Here's a list of all the ...

How Did April Fools' Day Start And 3 Epic Pranks That Have Been Pulled Off - The Inquisitr

The time of the year when hilarious tricks and devious pranks run rampant has come once again – April Fools' Day. This annual day will bring forth the best among pranksters as well as demand everyone to be a good sport. As we celebrate April Fools' Day ...

Home Arts Importance and Significance of April Fools Day 2017 : Why Do we... - Press KS

April Fools Day 2017: On every April 1st according to the Gregorian calendar we celebrate this fools day and play some pranks on our friends. This will be the memorable day even if you prank on your friends daily. If they become fool on this day, both ...

Why pranks and practical jokes just aren't funny: A brief history of the lowest form of comedy - National Post

A holiday season is upon us. But unlike, say, Christmas, this is not a time to see family, enjoy a warm fire or exchange presents with loved ones. No, this is a holiday where an unscrewed salt shaker might ruin your lunch, or a short sheeted bed could ...

April Fools' Day 2017: History And Celebration In India - NDTV

New Delhi: It's April Fools' Day 2017 today. Trust no one, believe nothing. Watch out your every step. You don't want the fool's tag accompanying you for the rest of the year! Of course, when the tables turn and you are the prank maestro, beware of ...

April Fools' Day 2017: Best computer pranks to play on unsuspecting friends and colleagues - International Business Times UK

Here's how to harmlessly mess with someone else's Windows PC to play tricks on them. Mary-Ann Russon. By Mary-Ann Russon. March 31, 2017 18:31 BST. April Fools' Day 2017 meme It's April Fools' Day again – here's how to play computer pranks on your ...

Five fun facts about April Fools' Day - Wicked Local Swampscott

It's a day of sanctioned pranks and gags, jests and jokes and hoaxes. Dating back hundreds of years and recognized in countries all over the world, April Fools' Day (a.k.a. All Fools' Day) gives credible media sources an excuse to produce “fake news ...

Five Question Friday: April Fools Pre-Edition - The Daily Stampede

Let's just say it now - there won't be any April Fools content from us tomorrow. They have to be really clever to be any good, and as SB Nation has reminded us, athletic departments and conferences hate them because they have to do extra work denying ...

April Fools' Day 2017: Top 10 corporate pranks of all time - The Indian Express

As the month of March enters its last week, people around the world go on a prank-planning spree to surprise their friends, colleagues and family. Yes, the entire world comes together to pull of hoaxes and tricks in good jest like they do on April Fool ...