April Fool’s Day Pranks from History

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April Fool’s Day Pranks from History

History logoHistory provided an historical context for great April Fool’s Day pranks. They looked back at over 300 years of April Fool’s Day pranks and came up with nine outrageous ones that have stood the test of time. In some cases …

The Origin of April Fool’s Day

Jester 1Why is April Fool’s Day common in so many cultures? What is the it’s origin. Time has their take on the beginnings of April Fool’s Day. You’re not going to like the answer. It’s no joke, no one knows for …

List of Corporate April Fools Day Jokes

The Washington Post has a list they’ve been updating with all the April Fools Day jokes played by corporations yesterday around the country. Many companies do this in hopes of creating a viral social media response. Some of the jokes …

The Origin of April Fool’s Day

Before we get started on the origin story, is it April Fool’s Day, April Fools’ Day or April Fools Day? Best we can tell, the first two are correct, though we’ve seen all three used. Here is what the Grammarist

April Fools’ Day Jokes Made by Brands

Adweek has a selection of the best April Fools’ Day jokes produced by brands this year. Let us know which you think are the top contenders. They run from the macabre for a British home cremation service to the absurd …

The Funniest Product Reviews on Amazon

Really, these are not early April Fools Day jokes. They are actual product reviews compiled by Refinery29 from Amazon.com product listings. They run from cleverly funny to droll. Peculiar products made some of these reviews a natural choice, but this …

Media Hate April Fools’ Day

Is it real or a joke? The Washington Posts and New York Times both lament that they have to put up with inane press releases today. The Washington Post has compiled a running list of bad April Fools Day press …