Daily Debunker: It's April Fools' Day. Let's Do This!

Featured on Snopes today: Our annual roundup of noteworthy April Fools' pranks hot off the internet, the latest pandemic-related rumors and memes, and more!

Published Apr 1, 2020

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Nothing puts a damper on hilarity like a deadly pandemic, but by the same token human buffoonery knows no bounds. Pandemic or not, April Fools’ Day is on. While a few high-minded pranksters have opted to sit it out this year, others are dutifully cranking out spoofs and gags to give the rest of us something to laugh at.

It’s a tradition here at Snopes to keep a running list of notable April Fools’ pranks throughout the day. Distracted though we may be this time around, we’re happy to be able to bring you this year’s edition of April Fools’ fact checks. Enjoy!

April Fools’ Day 2020

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