In the age of fake news, every day can count as April Fools’ Day! Don’t you think so? Well, as it’s April 1, social media was buzzing with pranks and mischievous stunts to fool the world. Did you fall for any of them, or were you the trickster who pulled the wool over someone’s eyes? Well, whatever the case, we hope the day was quite eventful and entertaining for you.
From friendly tricks to corporate master plans, we have compiled a list of the best pranks that caught everyone’s eyes on social media networking sites. Steal a glance and pick your favourites.
PRINCE HARRY MARRIED MEGHAN MARKLE?
— Michael Rhodes (@migrhodes) April 1, 2017
PENGUIN STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE
— University of Dundee (@dundeeuni) April 1, 2017
STAR TREK STAR GEORGE TAKEI’S POLITICAL CALL
No, I’m not running for Congress. Happy 4/1!
— George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) April 1, 2017
URBAN CAMOUFLAGE FOR BRITISH ARMY
— Harry Boone (@towersight) April 1, 2017
FRESH FROZEN FLOWERS
— Iceland Foods ❄️ (@IcelandFoods) April 1, 2017
Google’s new AI speaker… It’s like Google Home, except for the fact that it’s a gnome and lives in your garden.
BURGER KING – WHOPPER TOOTHPASTE
The first toothpaste that keeps your mouth fresh.
TRAIN TICKET TATTOOS
An innovative new contactless ticket system, offering customers the opportunity to have their train ticket permanently tattooed on their body, preventing frequent passengers from ever losing their tickets again.
AMAZON ECHO, FOR PETS!
The Petlexa feature gives pets the freedom to place orders from Amazon, and to activate smart home enabled toys.
Which prank idea was the best? Tell us in the comments below!