April Fools’ Pranks

While I’m definitely not into April Fools’ Day trickery, I got a kick out of these collections of pranks (here, here and here).

These food-related ones are pretty funny:

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As a kid, I was on the receiving end of something similar to this:


Except instead of mashed potatoes subbing for vanilla ice cream, my dad crafted a sundae out of two scoops of chocolate ice cream and one big meatball, then smothered the whole thing in hot fudge and whipped cream.

Four years ago at work, I also walked into my office looking something like this:


There were more than four hundred balloons and they were everywhere. I’m still laughing to think about it.

Happy Fooling!