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Don't Forget….April 1st Is Coming

By - March 30, 2006

PrankIt’s this Saturday. All the major engines compete for the funniest prank. Keep yer eyes peeled….

(I still think the King of all these pranks was Google’s Pigeon Rank…Prank for short, natch)

PS – Track all the pranks at new FM Site Museum of Hoaxes

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10 thoughts on “Don't Forget….April 1st Is Coming

  1. Rob says:

    Now Google are public it will be interesting to see if they do anything derogatory to the ‘brand identity’.

  2. Busy Mom says:

    Pigeon Rank is a riot, I somehow missed that one!

  3. Gabe says:

    It did not take too long for someone to get a preview of what Google is planning this year. Check out this site:

    I just picked it up on Digg.

  4. Gabe says:

    The real Google prank seems to be up:

    “we’ll send you both on a Contextual DateTM”

  5. It looks like that Google Romance site is the only decent prank out there today. SO many of them are just rehashing the past April Fool’s jokes.

  6. Joe Hunkins says:

    I’m enjoying the Jeremy / Matt blog switch which keeps getting clever-er.

  7. pooka says:

    Seems bloggers are pranksters too. Check out