It´s April Fool´s Day which means it´s… a joke day. Advertisers love pulling April Fool´s jokes. Here´s a list of the some top April Fool´s pranks pulled by adverstisers. One of the bests is from England: in 1957 the BBC’s Panorama TV show reported on a bumper spaghetti harvest. Many people called in asking where to buy spaghetti trees. Smart!
Our top list so far:
1996 – Taco Bell Buys The Liberty Bell
Seriously? Did you believe in this one?
2007 – Gmail Paper
Google is well known for playing pranks. Nice one. Could be really expensive.
1998 – Burger King Introduces the Left-Handed Whopper
Ahahahah… no comments!
1996 – BMW Launches the Insect Deflector Screen
Why not? We all know how those bugs are annoying.
2009 – YouTube Flips
YouTube decided to have some fun with people by flipping all the videos on the homepage upside down.