Top 5 April Fools Pranks of All Time

It’s that day! April 1st, where otherwise thought childish pranks are embraced and celebrated. We have put together the top 5 April Fools pranks of all time. Enjoy!

5.The Spaghetti Harvest

 In the Spring of 1957 BBC aired this piece on spaghetti farming. This caused much confusion and thousands wrote into BBC asking how and why this was happening.

 

4.White Dogs (1965)

A Danish newspaper reported that parliament has passed a law forcing all dogs within the country to be painted white. This was to make them more visible at night, which would increase road safety.

3. The Taco Liberty Bell (1996)

Taco bell took out several full page advertisements in popular newspapers throughout the United States where they announced that the Liberty Bell had been renamed the, “Taco Liberty Bell.”  White House Press Secretary Mike McCurry responded that the federal government was also “selling the Lincoln Memorial to Ford Motor Co. and renaming it the Lincoln-Mercury Memorial.”

2.UFO Landing in London (1989)

People gathered around what appeared to be a UFO that had landed in the outskirts of London. Once authorities arrived a police officer approached the UFO to see what was inside and he found the chairman of Virgin records Richard Branson.

 

1.Flying Penguins (2008)

BBC was at it again when they aired this piece on a newly discovered colony of penguins that had peculiar skills.

Comments

comments

2 Comments

  • Hello, i read your blog occasionally and i own a similar one and i was just curious if you get a lot of spam remarks? If so how do you prevent it, any plugin or anything you can advise? I get so much lately it’s driving me mad so any assistance is very much appreciated.

  • In the great pattern of things you’ll secure a B- with regard to effort. Exactly where you actually misplaced me was first in the details. You know, people say, the devil is in the details… And that couldn’t be much more correct here. Having said that, allow me reveal to you precisely what did work. The writing is actually rather powerful and that is probably the reason why I am taking the effort in order to comment. I do not really make it a regular habit of doing that. Next, while I can certainly see the leaps in logic you come up with, I am not really certain of exactly how you seem to connect your ideas which in turn help to make your conclusion. For right now I will yield to your issue however trust in the foreseeable future you actually connect the dots much better.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.