05/02/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Jake Tapper Falls For April Fools Prank, Forwards Hoax Around

It's April Fools' Day, which means somebody had to come away with egg on his face for failing to maintain an overabundance of caution. And who better than ABC's Jake Tapper! Tapper got an e-mail this morning from a "liberal activist" containing an excerpt and link from a Reuters news article reporting that John Yoo, one of the Bush administration's most torture-friendly officials, had been arrested on war-crimes charges in Italy.

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