It’s late enough in the day that you’re probably already suspicious of pranks, so we don’t think we’re issuing any spoilers here with our April Fool’s Day roundup. We’ve gathered a few of our favorites from around the web. But warning – if you live in China, don’t go any further because April Fool’s Day has been banned in China. (Unless that’s a great big prank from China!)
Think insurance is a serious business? Usually we are very serious, but we like to kid around, too. Here are a few of today’s jokes — but we think most of them are a little too close to the truth to be funny!
- Insurance Journal: First Robot–Run Insurance Agency Opens for Business
- Obamacare Round 2 – Managed Care Matters makes a convincing case that politicians are looking to fold workers comp into the ACA
- Election Insurance – If you decide to move to Canada after the election, this insurance will protect your home
Google always has a few tricks up their sleeve:
We liked this Jobs for Babies idea and wish it was a real thing.
Here’s an item we think would be a big seller: Trulia’s real estate map to help home buyers avoid hipster neighborhoods
Here’s one we think wouldn’t be a big seller: The Mark Zuckerberg fashion line for HM
The Washington Post has a really good roundup – it’s YUGE: April Fools’ Day hoaxes: 2016’s comprehensive, updating (and upsetting) list – just be warned that we can’t vouch for everything being work safe or work appropriate!
See our April Fools Day roundup from 2014 for more oldies but goodies.
We wish the prediction for snow this weekend was a big joke, but unfortunately it looks real! We remember an actual April Fool’s Day storm in 1997 that dumped the region in about 30 inches of snow!