april fools

April Fools' Day

Welcome to April Fools Day, the Absolute Worst of Branded Fun

April Fools—like everything we used to hold dear to us—is now dominated by brands trying their hardest to insert themselves into daily life.
Joel Golby
4.1.19
april fools

Yesterday on the Internet: April Fools' in the age of fake news

Michael Kalenderian
4.3.17
Fake AI

This Is the Only Good April Fools’ Joke So Everybody Else Can Shut Up

Can an AI predict what would have happened had you asked out that high school babe?
Jordan Pearson
4.1.17
Photo

A Visual Guide to the Weirdest April Fool's Pranks Possible

Photographers Jessica Pettway and Samantha Friend take it to the next level on this blessed day.
Jessica Pettway and Samantha Friend
4.1.17
News

It Was All My Idea

I was hesitant to reveal that I was the editor-in-chief of Broadly, but after a few months, I feel it's safe to say I feel like I've walked a mile in your menstrual cups.
Mitchell Sunderland
4.1.16
Satire

The Lost Art of the Internet Prank

A conversation with Hipster Runoff's Carles.Buzz about satire, anonymity, and how trolling is replacing the prank.
Brian Merchant
4.1.16
football as an opportunity to aggressively sell things

Soccer Clubs, Please Stop Your Awful April Fools Jokes

Stop your awful marketing shtick, football clubs. Please, just stop.
Will Magee
4.1.16
trending wow

THUMP to Relaunch as Politics Website, President Advisor

It's time to focus on serious issues in serious times.
THUMP Staff
4.1.16
Internet

Did You Press Reddit's Button? Well Now You Can't

It's over.
Clinton Nguyen
6.8.15
centaurs

I Ate Centaur Meat with Drake in the Alps

I've followed rapper Drake to Equus 1— the famous centaur-centric restaurant in Aix-les-Bains—to find out how centaur meat has shaped his life and career.
Scotty Smalls
4.1.15
soccer

Arsenal F.C. Pranks Entire World, Warns World of Impending Prank

Arsenal had a great prank on their hands only to screw it up.
Brian Blickenstaff
4.1.15
Gaming

Play 'Pac-Man' on Google Maps for April Fools

The levels vary by city.
Jordan Valinsky
3.31.15
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