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Rod ChesterNews Corp Australia Network

NEWS.com.au - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
WHEN Google launched a way to search your photos using an emoji, it was welcomed with smiley face as a bit of April fool's Day fun. But it turns out the simplicity, and somewhat randomness, of searching through your photo albums using emoji is ...

People: Joshua Herald's epic April Fool's Day prank

Columbus Alive - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
Eventually, everyone discovered Herald wasn't Columbus' own version of “Heisenberg”; he'd just pulled off an epic April Fool's Day prank. About a week before the holiday, Herald purchased a domain name - wbns10news.com - that could be easily ...

Every day is April Fool's Day

In-Cyprus (press release) (subscription) (blog) - ‎Apr 17, 2016‎
I have always been aware that information and news in both mainstream and social media should not be taken in blind faith as 'Truth', but I never realised how gullible we can all be until April Fool's Day this year. As a few weeks have passed, why ...

Towering Vegan Burger Goes From April Fool's Joke to Bestseller

Ecorazzi - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Good Food reports that Sydney's Soul Burger attempted to play an April Fool's Joke, and instead struck vegan gold. The 'Plantbased Disgrace' burger, a combination of the restaurant's entire vegan menu, was shared online in jest.

Schoolboy told brother is dead as 'April fool'... what next?

Emirates 24|7 - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
A little schoolboy in Saudi Arabia collapsed and burst into crying after he was told by classmates that his brother died. Friends then quickly told him that they were lying to him as an 'April fool joke' but he continued weeping, according to Sada ...

Don't fail this April Fool's quiz

PropertyCasualty360 - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
For April, I have created a brief “Fool or Fact” quiz on the ISO Commercial General Liability Form (CG 00 01 04 13, or the CGL), useful for determining whether you should be nominated for the dishonor of being considered an Insurance Fool of the Month.
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Barclays' VR Work Experience Pod Isn't a Late April Fool's Joke

Gizmodo UK - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
It doesn't appear to be a leftover April Fool's joke, either. Barclays says of its immersive work experience simulator: "Imagine this, it's your 'first day' at work.

Woman left without a roof on April Fool's Day says it was no laughing matter

fox4kc.com - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It was April Fools Day, but it was no joke what happened to Shawn Buckles' home. "I feel like they vandalized my house," said the south Kansas City homeowner.
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No joke: Portillo's to open restaurant in Normal

Chicago Tribune - ‎22 hours ago‎
Some of those people likely were disappointed on April Fool's Day last year when Illinois State University's school newspaper, the Vidette, ran a prank story about Portillo's coming to town.

April 15th: The Real April Fool's Day

Huffington Post - ‎Apr 18, 2016‎
The dreaded April 15th tax deadline has come and gone. Hopefully you got all squared away with our friends at the IRS...or filed an extension...or pay quarterly estimated taxes. If not, prepare for some penalties to start racking up. Crazy thing is ...
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McMullen: Mortiz Boehringer is an April Fool's joke turned legitimate NFL Draft prospect

Today's Pigskin (blog) - ‎Apr 16, 2016‎
You always have to be careful when the calendar turns to April 1 and you're told about a German-born receiver who just lit up a college pro day.

Blac Chyna's mother thought Rob Kardashian's proposal was an April Fool's joke.

NZCity - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
Blac Chyna's mother thought Rob Kardashian's proposal was an April Fool's joke. The reclusive sock designer popped the question to the make-up artist at the beginning of this month after just four months of dating and her mom Tokyo Toni - who was ...

UW-Superior Student Newspaper Under Fire Over April Fools' Day Edition

Wisconsin Public Radio News - ‎Apr 18, 2016‎
A student has filed a complaint against the University of Wisconsin-Superior's campus newspaper, The Promethean, over articles written in its April Fools' Day edition. Debbie Cheslock, graduate student and student program manager for UW-Superior's ...

Ron Littlepage: Our leaders treat Earth Day like it's April Fools' Day

Florida Times-Union - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
Earth Day should be combined with April Fool's Day. Instead of protecting and restoring the Earth's environment, we continue to ravage it.

Is an April fools' joke a good PR tool for your game?

Gamasutra (blog) - ‎Apr 18, 2016‎
[Update: The Rocket League team have been in touch with and clarified this year's April Fool's prank was - unlike the assumption made by us and several other news outlets - not actually made by them, but rather a community site.

April Fool's: Why We Created “The Gregorian Rant”

The Gregorian Chant - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
The seeds of a satirical issue of the school newspaper were planted far before its April Fools debut. In fact it was nearly a year ago, when a teacher offhandedly remarked that the school newspaper was so excessively negative it might as well be called ...

Leo Burnett, Gentlemen, utopic Offer April Fool's Day "Election Insurance" From Esurance

SHOOT Online - ‎Apr 18, 2016‎
This April Fool's Day spoof from Leo Burnett, Chicago, unveils a fictional new insurance product provided by client Esurance that protects your home after you've moved to Canada (or wherever you take refuge) after the presidential election.

Take the April Fool's Scavenger Hunt Challenge

PR Urgent (press release) - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
April 19, 2016 - Thrill of the Hunt, a company that exclusively develops scavenger hunts for public and private events, announced the launch of the first ever April Fool's Scavenger Hunt Challenge. The announcement came through Thrill of the Hunt's ...
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Alice Cooper Thought Axl Rose Joining AC/DC Was An "April Fools Thing"

Radio X - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
The Poison singer has admitted that although he initially thought the rumours about the Guns N' Roses frontman joining the Aussie rockers was an "April Fools thing," he thinks it "might just work". "At first I thought it was an April Fool's thing," the ...
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