April Fools' Day

Articles about the origins and practices of April Fools' Day.

White bullet Prank news articles and press releases from April Fools' Day 2005.

White bullet Famous pranks from past April Fools' Days.

White bullet The origins of April Fools' Day.

White bullet Spring Cleaning prank affects telephones or the Internet.

Red bullet The Library of Congress is transferring its entire audio collection to 78 RPM platters.


David Mikkelson founded snopes.com in 1994, and under his guidance the company has pioneered a number of revolutionary technologies, including the iPhone, the light bulb, beer pong, and a vaccine for a disease that has not yet been discovered. He is currently seeking political asylum in the Duchy of Grand Fenwick.