Best 2016 April Fools Day Pranks On The Internet
Pornhub has replaced everything on their front page with corn.
4. Groovy Maps
— Groovy Maps (@googlemaps) March 31, 2016
It’s like Google Maps, but funkier.
7. Zoosk’s Burrit-OH!
Dating site Zoosk has created an app that promises to match you up with your burrito soulmate.
8. Google Netherland’s Self-Driving Bike
We're excited to introduce the self driving bicycle. #selfdrivingbike
— Google UK (@GoogleUK) April 1, 2016
Basically, what it sounds like.
9. ROAM-e Flying Selfie Stick
For only $349, you could have a drone that take selfies — although not totally sure if it’s still a selfie if a drone takes it…
10. Sony’s Proton Pack
Sony claims it has finally created the world’s first ghost-catching device. You can watch the fake ad
13. Tumblr Decision 2016
Tumblr has an election page up where users can vote for these four lizards — Rick, Mop, Deborah, and Wretched Tooth.
15. A group of web comic artists have done something amazing.
— Dan Martin (@deathbulge) April 1, 2016
16. Yahoo’s now-deleted “Trader Joe’s to Close All Stores by 2017, Plans to Discontinue Products” article.
The post may have been pulled down, but you can see evidence of the damage it did on Twitter.
i want to be sad about trader joe's but that place was always weird and creepy too me. except their cookie butter.
— christine teigen (@chrissyteigen) March 31, 2016
WAIT NO THEY CANT CLOSE ALL TRADER JOES THEY'VE GOT THE BEST CHAI LATTE MIX EVER FML
— ca$hgela (@anglunaaa) March 31, 2016
The "Trader Joe's closing" thing made me gasp before I realized it's a prank. I hate pranks and I hate learning how dumb my priorities are.
— Sean Thomason (@TheThomason) March 31, 2016
18. Whole Foods’ Main Squeeze
Whole Foods has released what appears to be a kale and quinoa-centric dating app, but sadly, when you click on the download button, it just takes you to their main app.
19. The French police announced a sniffer cat.
— GendarmerieNationale (@Gendarmerie) April 1, 2016
The official Twitter account for France’s Gendarmie Nationale posted photos of Gigi, their new drug-sniffing cat.