April Fool's Day

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The Age
Comedian John Clarke on his friend film-maker Paul Coxto speak. Rosie would go with him and make sure he rested, ate the right food a
Comedian John Clarke on his friend film-maker Paul Cox
The Age / Posted yesterday
to speak. Rosie would go with him and make sure he rested, ate the right food and took his tablets. The couple left on April Fool's Day and that night Rosie, whose canonisation is imminent, sent a message reporting that Paul had gone out to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Comedian John Clarke on his friend film-maker Paul Coxto speak. Rosie would go with him and make sure he rested, ate the right food a
Comedian John Clarke on his friend film-maker Paul Cox
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
to speak. Rosie would go with him and make sure he rested, ate the right food and took his tablets. The couple left on April Fool's Day and that night Rosie, whose canonisation is imminent, sent a message reporting that Paul had gone out to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Taco Bell is about to launch a taco with a fried chicken shell — and the company swears Americans call it 'healthy'2010. The sandwich, which stuck cheese and bacon between two fried chicken fil
Taco Bell is about to launch a taco with a fried chicken shell — and the company swears Americans call it 'healthy'
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
2010. The sandwich, which stuck cheese and bacon between two fried chicken fillets, went viral after it was announced on April Fool's Day. While the sandwich gained notoriety, however, it also may have hurt long-term customer perception of... Read more
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Herald Sun
Russia working on electromagnetic radiation gunsWHILE many believed it to be an April Fool's Day joke, Vladimir Putin has confi
Russia working on electromagnetic radiation guns
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
WHILE many believed it to be an April Fool's Day joke, Vladimir Putin has confirmed Russia has been testing mind-bending psychotronic guns that can effectively turn people into zombies. The futuristic weapons - which attack their victims' central... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Man accused of scamming Louisville family in custody in Tennesseeaway. "He said that he was handling it, it was no big deal and it was going to
Man accused of scamming Louisville family in custody in Tennessee
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
away. "He said that he was handling it, it was no big deal and it was going to be fine," she said. About a week later, on April Fool's Day, no less, he was gone, leaving behind their 8-month-old son. Since then, Buccieri has learned a lot about... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nkandla's Teflon Extraordinaire - NPA Declined to Prosecute Three Directors-General As Far Back As July 2015Protector's findings and remedial actions are binding - unless successfully tak
Nkandla's Teflon Extraordinaire - NPA Declined to Prosecute Three Directors-General As Far Back As July 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Protector's findings and remedial actions are binding - unless successfully taken to court. In his address to the nation on April Fool's Day, Zuma also said, "I did not act dishonestly", nor did he have "any personal knowledge of the irregularities... Read more
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ESPN
Social media stars on all 32 NFL teamswith clever one-liners, tweaks media members along with fellow athletes and pla
Social media stars on all 32 NFL teams
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
with clever one-liners, tweaks media members along with fellow athletes and plays the occasional trick on his followers. On April Fool's Day, Floyd broke the "news" that the Vikings weren't picking up his fifth-year option, saying a mock farewell to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Google's moonshot boss reportedly huffed out of a meeting with the writers of HBO's 'Silicon Valley'to have had any lasting effects however. Teller appeared alongside "Silicon Val
Google's moonshot boss reportedly huffed out of a meeting with the writers of HBO's 'Silicon Valley'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
to have had any lasting effects however. Teller appeared alongside "Silicon Valley" star Thomas Middleditch in a Google April Fool's Day video earlier in 2016. This isn't the first time that the real Silicon Valley have pushed back at the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Google's moonshot boss reportedly huffed out of a meeting with the writers of HBO's 'Silicon Valley'to have had any lasting effects however. Teller appeared alongside "Silicon Val
Google's moonshot boss reportedly huffed out of a meeting with the writers of HBO's 'Silicon Valley'
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
to have had any lasting effects however. Teller appeared alongside "Silicon Valley" star Thomas Middleditch in a Google April Fool's Day video earlier in 2016. This isn't the first time that the real Silicon Valley have pushed back at the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Google's moonshot boss reportedly huffed out of a meeting with the writers of HBO's 'Silicon Valley'to have had any lasting effects however. Teller appeared alongside "Silicon Val
Google's moonshot boss reportedly huffed out of a meeting with the writers of HBO's 'Silicon Valley'
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
to have had any lasting effects however. Teller appeared alongside "Silicon Valley" star Thomas Middleditch in a Google April Fool's Day video earlier in 2016. This isn't the first time that the real Silicon Valley have pushed back at the... Read more
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WA Today
Man charged over bizarre Scarborough hit-and-runin April. Police say the 34-year-old man drove his Toyota Prado into Brady Shu
Man charged over bizarre Scarborough hit-and-run
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
in April. Police say the 34-year-old man drove his Toyota Prado into Brady Shuttler, 24, after he left the Indi Bar on April Fool's Day. Brady Shuttler shows his injuries after the incident in Scarborough. Photo: Nine News Perth/Rebecca... Read more
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TribLIVE
Longtime Baldwin Borough service-station owner calls it a careeron transmissions at Southland Dodge. By 1978, Miller was ready for another adv
Longtime Baldwin Borough service-station owner calls it a career
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
on transmissions at Southland Dodge. By 1978, Miller was ready for another adventure. He took classes in retail and on April Fool's Day, opened the then-Exxon service and gas station on the busy state Route 51. “The people around here were... Read more
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SportingNews
Cavs owner once set up a fart machine and used it on Mike Brownwanted to dummy up a fake press release that the Cavs were signing Dennis Rodma
Cavs owner once set up a fart machine and used it on Mike Brown
SportingNews / Posted 25 days ago
wanted to dummy up a fake press release that the Cavs were signing Dennis Rodman to a 10-day contract and put it out on April Fool's Day; he was talked out of that one. After a playoff victory over the Washington Wizards 10 years ago, Gilbert... Read more
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ESPN
LeBron's struggle to bring Heat culture to the Cavswanted to dummy up a fake press release that the Cavs were signing Dennis Rodma
LeBron's struggle to bring Heat culture to the Cavs
ESPN / Posted 26 days ago
wanted to dummy up a fake press release that the Cavs were signing Dennis Rodman to a 10-day contract and put it out on April Fool's Day; he was talked out of that one. After a playoff victory over the Washington Wizards 10 years ago, Gilbert... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The 25 cheekiest signs ever seen in Wollongonghomes have been blanketed in polystyrene waste and other debris from a nearby b
The 25 cheekiest signs ever seen in Wollongong
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 28 days ago
homes have been blanketed in polystyrene waste and other debris from a nearby building site found this sign ironic. As an April Fool's Day joke in 2009, the Mercury ran a story about the push to replicate Hollywood's hillside sign on the Illawarra... Read more
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Miami New Times
The Pioneer of PornGriffith his right to a speedy trial. The judge agreed and threw out the case.
The Pioneer of Porn
Miami New Times / Posted 28 days ago
Griffith his right to a speedy trial. The judge agreed and threw out the case. But the state wasn't ready to give up. On April Fool's Day, 1987, the State Attorney's Office filed a ten-page complaint demanding that the Pussycat be shut down. This... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The 35 cheekiest signs ever seen on the South Coastinternationally known in October 2014 thanks to its sign offering discounted co
The 35 cheekiest signs ever seen on the South Coast
Kiama Independent / Posted a month ago
internationally known in October 2014 thanks to its sign offering discounted coffees to customers with good manners. As an April Fool's Day joke in 2009, the Illawarra Mercury ran a story about the push to replicate Hollywood's hillside sign on the... Read more

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