April Fool’s day is a busy time on the internet! Here’s some of my favorite internet pranks for this year, found in my travels today:
- Project Runway Season 8: Heroes vs Villains – Too bad this is a joke, I actually love this idea! They would cast a favorite and least favorite designer from each season so far, and a new production company would return the show to its roots.
- Canada Buys Half of Hawaii – No, you silly Canadians, you’re still stuck in the frozen north!
- Anthrax and Smallpox Announce a Merger – Forming a new disease, Anthpox, “will extend their disease coverage significantly, making them the third largest disease in the world.” Sounds like a great plan, and very efficient! What could go wrong?
- Google – They were really busy this year: changing their name to Topeka, developing new storage capabilities for Google Docs, offering a new Standard Voicemail Mode for Google Voice, and experiencing a vowel outage.
- Flickr Introduces the FlickrPad – A very high-tech new device…