Best April Fool’s Pranks
April Fool's is on the way this Friday - that time of year when everyone tries to get one over on their friends, family, and co-workers. It's a tradition, after all. For your "fooling" pleasure - we compiled some of the best videos, links, and ideas if you need a little inspiration - don't forget to post your own ideas in the comments section below:
- Mark W. Smith at the Detroit Free Press has a great list of tech-friendly pranks - everything from Facebook, office computers, even iPhone and Android pranks. (Yes, there's an app for THAT, too.)
- The April Fool Zone has a ton of goodies as well - including classic pranks, office pranks, and more computer tricks.
- Something from Kidz World for the school set, including the "Got Milk", the "What's That In Your Apple", and the "Spare Change".
Last year, lots of people got into the April Fool's spirit - lots of April Fool's commercials were in the air, including this fake press conference from Qualcomm:
The people at Improv Everywhere wore flesh-colored underwear and faked a massive no-underwear subway ride:
Break posted a compilation of April Fool's video pranks that were pretty funny:
And lest we forget, the dark side of April Fool's pranks - when something goes wrong, resulting in some serious self-pwnage:
That's ours - how about yours?