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So That Happened: How Arkansas' Governor Threw Indiana's Governor Under The Bus | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.04.2015 | Politics

So That Happened. This week, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R) one-upped Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) over the handling of controversial religious freed...

The Funniest April Fools' Day Pranks Of 2015

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 04.01.2015 | Comedy

April Fools' Day has become synonymous with brands and companies lying to everyone on the Internet, but let's not forget what it's really all about: c...

The 9 Best Pranks Jim Pulled On Dwight In 'The Office'

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 04.01.2015 | Comedy

April Fools' Day could basically be renamed Jim Halpert day, because dude loves pranks. In honor of the fun or infuriating holiday -- depending in whi...

Funny Or Die's April Fools' Day Prank Is Actually A Great Idea

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 04.01.2015 | Comedy

Funny Or Die co-creator Adam McKay helped roll out the site's next stage in Internet evolution, 1.5 second video recordings. It's part of their new gr...

Internet Agrees On Politics And Religion For 7 Seconds Straight (Satire)

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 04.01.2015 | Good News

In what has been hailed as a landmark achievement, members of the Internet agreed for nearly seven straight seconds Wednesday on a wide variety of top...

New Amazon Service Eliminates the Need for Authors (April Fools')

Mark Coker | Posted 06.01.2015 | Books
Mark Coker

The publishing industry is reeling today after news broke this morning about Kindle Author, Amazon's new service that automatically generates high-quality fiction using complex software algorithms. It's like Build-A-Bear for ebooks.

17 Outrageous Pranks To Fuel Your April Fools' Day Ideas

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 03.25.2015 | Comedy

The day you've waited for and/or dreaded is near. April Fools' Day is an odd little holiday. On the one hand, we all LOVE April Fools' Day because ...

WATCH: Pranked Professor Responds To Student's Stunning April Fool's Day Joke

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 04.09.2014 | College

Thinking of an epic April Fool's Day prank is no easy feat. Sure, the "I'm pregnant" gag has been around for a while, but one college student's execut...

Colorado Rapids April Fools' Day Uniforms Just Won The Internet

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 04.02.2014 | Sports

The Colorado Rapids' April Fools' Day uniforms may have been a joke, but they just completely won the Internet. The Major League Soccer team annou...

It's Not Too Late! 4 Easy Pranks Will Make You An April Fools' Day Hero

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 04.01.2014 | Comedy

Sure, giving a friend an iced coffee that tastes like ketchup might not put you in his or her good graces, BUT it will go down as one of the best pran...

April Fools' Day Used To Be Way More High Brow

Posted 04.01.2014 | Comedy

Before April Fools' Day was completely taken over by brand pranks, it was about something far more important: false farts. Watch above to see Abrah...

The Biggest And Best Pranks Of The Day

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell & Katla McGlynn | Posted 04.03.2014 | Comedy

Happy April Fools' Day, folks! As usual, we'll be rounding up the biggest and best pranks of the day right here. Check back for updates and let us...

Don't Hassle The Hoff, He'll Photobomb You

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology

All of your Google+ photos got a +1 today, but maybe not in the way you'd expect. Google+ got in on the April Fool's Day prankage by giving all ph...

Google Chromecast Prank Promises New Era Of Streaming For Squirrels

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology

It's a bright new day for fans of the Google Chromecast streaming device. Even the squirrels! Chromecast launched a video March 31, promising a "ne...

Hulu 'Debuts' Ridiculous New Spinoff Shows

Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology

Has Hulu lost its mind? The video-streaming site has debuted trailers for two new spinoff shows slated to "premiere" this fall: a cannibal cooking ...

13 Signs You're Way Too Paranoid About April Fools' Day Pranks

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn & Carol Hartsell | Posted 03.31.2014 | Comedy

Ah, April Fools' Day. It's all fun and games until the prank is on you, but that doesn't mean you need to spend the next 24 hours living like a parano...

Here's How Jill Biden Scared The S**t Out Of Joe Biden For April Fool's Day

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics

Looking for April Fool's Day inspiration? Try looking toward Washington, D.C. During an appearance on the Rachael Ray Show, Vice President Joe Bide...

The World's Meanest School Bus Driver

Posted 05.23.2013 | Comedy

This prank video teaches us two important lessons: 1. Bus drivers can be sadistic. 2. Kids will scream for both good news and bad news. Though, the la...

She Has No Idea What's About To Happen

Posted 04.04.2013 | Comedy

This is one part these women may be happy not to have gotten. After all, being an actor is already an emotional roller coaster, even without a casting...

Peter Dinklage Leaving 'Game Of Thrones'?

Posted 04.01.2013 | TV

Oh, April Fools' Day, you get us every year. While it's true that the 24-hour news cycle stops for no man (or holiday), we can't help but be suspiciou...

Check The Date, McAuliffe And Cuccineli Participate In Unofficial Holiday

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Andrew Cain | Posted 06.01.2013 | DC

Backers of Virginia's candidates for governor exchanged hard-edged humor Monday, issuing false April Fools' Day statements at their rival's expense. ...

Breaking News: Climate Change Is Real, But the Earth Is Actually Cooling Rapidly

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 06.01.2013 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

In a stunning development today, the community of global climate scientists announced that the problem of global warming is actually one of global cooling, overturning decades of previously accepted, peer-reviewed science.

5 April Fool's Day Pranks You Can Pull Now

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 04.01.2013 | HuffPost Home

Please try these at home.

'MILF Island' On Hulu?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 04.01.2013 | Technology

Comedy fans, rejoice: After years of anticipation, you might soon be able to watch episodes of "MILF Island," "Inspector Spacetime" and "The Rural Jur...

Why You Don't Want Easter & April Fools Back To Back

Posted 04.01.2013 | Comedy

If you're looking for a surefire way to piss off your religious friends and family on Facebook, this is pretty much it. Naturally, we found it posted...