Topic: April Fools' Day

April Fools' Day 2014: The Best of the Brand Hoaxes A working list of this year's fun pranks

Happy April Fools' Day! This year, all the usual brand suspects are joined by a host of tech companies and startups in trying to throw you for a loop—a near impossibility…

April 1, 2014, 12:14 PM EDT

Clocking? Kissing Dad? Glub Glub? YouTube Announces 2014's Next Big Viral Trends These three can't miss

YouTube is going all out for April Fools' Day today, revealing which outlandish trends will go viral for the remainder of the year—based on the premise that YouTube itself masterminds…

April 1, 2014, 7:53 AM EDT

JetBlue Makes a Fool of Meaner Brands With April 1 Promotion If your name is April, you flew free yesterday

JetBlue and its ad agency, Mullen, celebrated April Fools' Day with a payout instead of a prank. For the "April's No Fool" promotion, the airline actually offered to refund the…

April 2, 2013, 2:56 PM EDT

Check Out These Hilarious, Super-Cheesy Pre-Roll Ads From Which You Cannot Escape Skip one, you just get another

It should be the quintessential YouTube video: Funny Baby Panda Kiss. But when you tried to watch it, all you got was an infinite pre-roll ad loop. Because Rhett and…

April 2, 2013, 2:01 PM EDT

April Fools' Day 2013: Best of the Brand Hoaxes Our working list of this year's best pranks

 Ah, April Fools' Day. The Super Bowl of satire. The one day when brands are free to indulge in off-brand, often hilarious communications without catastrophic repercussions. Click below to see…

April 1, 2013, 3:32 PM EDT