Apr 1st 2010 By Jeremy Taylor
Our roundup of the funniest/most annoying April Fools' pranks from around the Web ... Seen any we missed? Let us know in the comments.
5. Justin Bieber
doesn't just have the number one record in America -- he's also taken over Web video site Funny or Die.
We wonder what Funny or Die's co-founder Will Ferrell has to say about this. (Funny or Die)
4. Steve Urkel
doesn't have the number record one in America. But it looks like he used his ever-present geek skills to hack Urlesque.
3. College Humor
has been shut done down by The United Sates Department of Information for harboring un-American sentiment.
It's nice to know the feds are doing more than just tracking crazy, religious inbreds. (College Humor)
2. Corey Edwards,
a relatively unknown NFL prospect, will pull a truck across the field
at pro day. As he told reporters he's "blessed with tremendous lower body strength" and wants to show it off. (Bleacher Report)
1. Here at Asylum
, we reported on a sex scandal for 2010 -- a gay politician who was caught with a woman
. And we got confirmation from friends and family that we actually fooled people. (Asylum.com)
Keep reading for a comprehensive list of tomfoolery on the Web.
UK bank notes
to feature images of EastEnders cast
introduce new interesting cup sizes.
Screw HD -- YouTube
to let you watch videos in text!
isn't known for its accuracy, but we're pretty sure this one is a joke. Wife Selling?
The next Large Hadron Collider
planned for the Circle Line tube?
can't help themselves. Google changes its name to Topeka.
and instead of it telling you how long it took to search in seconds you'll get a crazy word, like centibeats, or noobatrons. What japes! (Google)
offer a new Android app that translates animal noises to speech.
make everyone admins, infinite upvotes all-round!
Tech manufacturer Qualcomm
claim new product causing savage butterfly attacks
-- good work Qualcomm. (Facebook / Qualcomm)
Radio 4's Today Programme
reported that the French culture minister claimed Shakespeare is French.
to offer hood-badges colored with your political allegiances
Joe Biden's NCAA brackets are perfect
. (Daily Caller)
introduces inflatable laptop.
Cellphone can control helicopters
is making photos that also capture smell
is selling canned unicorn meat
Rollerblading is the most manly sport
, according to survey. (Sloshspot)
White House opens Camp David
to the public. (White House)
is were all the good jobs are
Beatles' unreleased song leaks
. (AOL radio)
joins Socceroos for World Cup campaign
. (The Age)
Man from future arrested at Large Hadron Collider.
accidentally destroys most of Hollywood
while filming love scene (Dave & Thomas)
is coming to New York
! (Eater NY)
No pants and no underwear
ride the subway day
to star as the new Robocop
. (Screen Junkies)
announces two of its lady editors are getting married
. (The Frisky)
of to open Bullseye-themed restaurant.
seems to think Nandos is no more.
is reporting Google to trial River-view in Leeds.
But has the Guardian been fooled itself?
By a Tory add.
to add paintbrush to badge
after Johnsons paint trophy victory. (SaintsFC)
to be sponsored by high-street smut vendor Ann Summers
announce lamb's wool home kit.
Man City's groundsmen struggling with moles
ahead of Birmingham game. (Man City)
build lunar information center.
have released a new product, that turns your iPhone into an iPad.
Apple admit iPad massive joke.
April Fools day pranks for couples. How romantic
. (Your Tango)
, a site for mothers, offers up 10 ways to raise a genius
to team up with the Green Lantern
. (Comic Alliance)
is sold to the CFL.
Clash of the Titans
inks product placement deal with pork rind brand
. (Filmdrunk) )
Labour's election poster campaign
targets Cameron: "Step outside posh boy
World's first ever
calorie negative Diet Cola Bottle launched
Ferrets key to bridging the digital
divide between cities and rural areas
Refs on Segways to take football by storm
. (The Sun)
The AA rocketmen:
Flying to the rescue of stranded motorists
. (Daily Mail)