Round-up of best 2013 April Fools’ stories
April Fools pranks have been lacklustre today compared with last year, but here’s a roundup of some of the better ones spotted so far…
Comic Sans quelle horreur – New Statesman unveils new look to celebrate 100th anniversary with popular font.
Not for the faint-hearted, Virgin introduces a jet with a glass floor to give passengers an uninterrupted view of the Earth from 30,000ft.
Easter Island to be re-named “Summer Island” – According to this Telegraph article, the Chilean Government has approved a name change for the Island to be renamed ‘Summer Island’, after a local historian found evidence that the Dutch explorer who discovered the remote island, landed in July and not April as previously believed.
Durex launches the world’s first sex noise-cancelling headphones – ‘Bangs’
Whilst we’re on the theme, Asda is seeking to cash in on the popularity of Fifty Shades of Grey with a new range of loo roll. Perhaps the biggest fool is in the journalist who wrote up the story in the Daily Mail.
Pot Noodle launches deodorant range – who doesn’t want to smell sweet & spicy or like a Bombay bad boy?
YouTube closing down forever
You can catch the livestream action here.
Google Nose Beta