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    So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    It started at midnight CT for me - completely forgot the date and the had the Bag of Crap on sale at woot.com.

    Logged in and tried a couple times.... then realized what date it was.


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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    A solid source just told me that rhodes just got fired. New coach: G Mac



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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    I just became a Hawkeye fan...


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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    I just became a Hawkeye fan...
    At no point in time is this an acceptable topic to bring up even if it is a joke.



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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    A few years back a co-worker just got a new truck. He was parking it in the far end of a huge parking lot. Since its dark when we come in and the lot is well lit I told him he had left his lights on. At first he didn't believe me, but I simply said "fine don't come crying to me for a jump at quittin' time." After the trek to and from his truck, I smiled and he gave me the finger. Simple, spur of the moment, but well worth the effort.



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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    woot.com is ******* me off today


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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    Didn't google do something clever last year?


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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    The Motley Fool usually does something. Read on for this year's trick:

    A LetterÂ*From David and Tom Gardner



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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    The Sidd Finch article in SI years ago is still the champ.


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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    Quote Originally Posted by Naughtius View Post
    The Sidd Finch article in SI years ago is still the champ.
    I had never heard of this until cigaretteman posted a link to an article about it. Pretty funny if you ask me.



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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    Heard this one.

    Bill Fennelly will be hired for the Wisconsin job.

    AF.


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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    Quote Originally Posted by KneeGusto View Post
    Logged in and tried a couple times.... then realized what date it was.
    Woot always does a BOC on April Fools, and they always make you jump through stupid hoops to get it (which is half the fun).

    And yes, I did get one.



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    Re: So how much April Fool's Stuff will we run into today? Got any stories?

    I plan on surprising my girlfriend with a fake spider when she shows up to my house tonight. Shes going to kill me.


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