Summary On April Fool's Day, I read a post that had me shaking in my Ugg boots. It basically described changes to Facebook that would allow users to see who had viewed their profiles . Thankfully, it was just a prank post, so amateur cyberstalking may continue undeterred.
Summary It certainly seems like April paid an April Fool's Day joke on us. With fairly dry weather and nice conditions earlier in the day, clouds rotated around a low-pressure system to our south and brought rain in the evening.
Summary HESPERIA, Calif. -- Three men who pranked a friend by reporting a bogus April Fool's Day carjacking have been arrested in San Bernardino County. A group of four men told of a carjacker punching one of them and taking his vehicle. A dozen sheriff's patrol cars and a helicopter canvassed the area searching for the suspect before a deputy figured out the story was fake.
Summary Yesterday was April Fool's Day -- a celebration of hijinks that are enjoyed by readers and somewhat feared by media outlets. Every story requires extra attention, as it is combed for signs of a prank. However, like the readers, the writers mostly enjoy the day as well -- there are notable exceptions , mostly those who managed to get bit by a joke.
Summary Now that April Fools' is officially over and we're no longer walking on egg shells and looking over our shoulders, we can finally appreciate the humor that is our sheer disappointment and embarrassment. Best news ever, right?. Well, imagine our surprise when we found our favorite bad boy politician in the middle of an alien abduction.
Summary The last time you saw Takeru Kobayashi he was probably engorging himself on hot dogs in the yearly Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest on the fourth of July, but his skills as a competitive eater were needed on April Fool's day to help prank members of the the New York Cosmos. Kobayashi posed as a busboy at Buffalo Wild Wings and the NASL athletes were, well, shocked at his ability to gobble down wings.