comScore April Fools’ Day | The Mary Sue
The Mary Sue

April Fools’ Day

Rick and Morty Just Debuted The First Episode of Season 3 in the Most Rick and Morty Fashion

While others spent April Fools' pretending to run for Congress or launching fake products, Rick & Morty began continuously streaming the first episode of Season 3.

Read More

A Running List of Today’s April Fools’ Jokes

Let's get through this together.

Today is the internet's least trustworthy day, and I'm going to try and be here for you, TMS-ers. I'll update this list periodically throughout the day as various pranks and their debunkings come to my attention. Let's get through this together.

Read More

Things We Saw Today: Star Wars: The Force Awakens‘ Jessica Henwick Joins Iron Fist

Jessica Henwick, known for her work on Game of Thrones and her role as X-Wing pilot Jess Pava in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, has been cast as Colleen Wing in Marvel/Netflix's Iron First.

Read More

April Fools’ Day Fashion: Hot Topic Does Golden Girls, Mark Zuckerberg Does H&M, and More

Time for some heartbreaking disappointment, courtesy of April Fools' Day: Hot Topic is not actually releasing an entire line of clothing inspired by The Golden Girls.

Read More

Google’s Gmail Prank Already Backfired; Just Shut the Whole Internet Down

We'll all reconvene on Monday. Cool?

So we've all come to expect the Internet to be the worst on Gaslighting Day April Fools' Day, which is today, in case you're not incredibly attentive to calendar dates and see any suspicious news items. What we don't necessarily expect is for that to include software that we all need to use every day—even this stupid, stupid day—to do our jobs, which is where Google's Gmail prank went a little awry.

Read More

ThinkGeek Continues Notoriously Awesome April Fools’ Day Products With Groot Beer, Thrones Clue, & More

I mean, these are totally legitimate products every person can own!

Read More

Google Maps Will Now Turn Any Street Into a Playable Pac-Man Level

No joke.

April Fools day isn't until tomorrow, but Google has added a silly new feature to maps early: play Pac-Man on any streets you please.

Read More

Google is Sending Pokémon Masters Their Own Fancy Business Cards

And they didn't even have to challenge the Elite Four!

Most of us saw and participated in Google's elaborate Pokémon challenge game for April Fool's Day this year, but not all of us actually had what it took to be very best that no one ever was and actually catch all the Pokémon scattered across the map. That's why those select few got rewarded with a very special gift from Google headquarters: the coveted role of Pokémon master.

Read More

Things We Saw Today: Lots of April Fools’ Day Gags

As they have become famous for, rolled out a bunch of "new" products today. Unfortunately they're all April Fools' Day jokes. The one we're most upset over? The Klingon Rosetta Stone. Because seriously, I've always wanted to learn Klingon. But also, the Unicorn Drinking Horn (pictured above) should go into production immediately. Only larger. Much larger. 

Read More

Warner Bros. Is Doing a Movie Trilogy About Internet-Famous Cats. Screw Everything.

Really, Warner Bros.? Is the fact that we, as moviegoers, have already been subjected to Battleship and The Smurfs movies not bad enough? You and I need to have a chat. Info on the steaming hairball that WB is vomiting onto our screens is behind the cut.

Read More

Who Is Watching Netflix’s Original Series Rotisserie Chicken and Sizzling Bacon?

Anything's better than Hemlock Grove .

If Netflix and Hulu are competing in the fake original content prank wars, than my vote goes to Netflix and their mouthwatering new programming: 73-minute Original Series Rotisserie Chicken and Memento-like action film Sizzling Bacon.

Read More

Internet Troll Coping Techniques: Maru Style [VIDEO]

Maru makes it look SO EASY! But hit the jump for how we usually handle the dirty work...

Read More

Welcome to the Maru Sue!

Here at the Mary Sue offices, we're committed to out-of-the-box thinking when it comes to internet news. So I'm proud to announce a new, or should I say mew, direction in in site focus. And that direction is back into boxes. All sizes of boxes. If it fits, we clicks: welcome to the Maru Sue, your one stop location for all the news you'd ever need on the internet's most box-loving cat, Maru!

Read More

Recap: The HIMYM Finale That Surprised, Shocked, And Sank The Boat

Wow. I did not see that coming, did you?

Read More

The Most Maru-tiful Fanart The Internet Has to Offer

Are you feline this collection of Maru fanart? 'Cause we think it's the cat's pajamas. No kitten! But if you're a purrson who thinks it's less than meownderful, of claws we'll find it in our hearts to furgive you.

Read More

That Time Burger King Won April Fools Day

Well done: how I take my burgers and how I like my jokes.

On April Fools in 1998, Burger King was serving two kinds of whoppers: juicy burgers, and a big fat lie. The company was temporarily crowned the prank champion after taking out a full page ad in USA Today announcing the release of an ergonomically designed, specially constructed Left Handed Whopper.

Read More

I’d Watch Hulu’s April Fools Prank The Field If It Were Real

Fox, feel free to make this a reality.

It's April 1st, so every site on the web seems to be pulling some kind of prank. I even heard some jerks are using pictures of Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen as the featured image on all their stories today. Hulu's April Fools effort is a trailer for a Terry Crews-centered Brooklyn 99 spin-off that I'd totally watch.

Read More

Tuesday Cute: Maru Meets Boxes Of Varying Sizes [VIDEO]

Gee, isn't Maru the greatest? Are you following The Mary Sue on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, & Google +?

Read More

Google Helps Kick Off April Fools’ Day With Pokémon Mapping [VIDEO]

Well I think it's a fine idea. Are you following The Mary Sue on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, & Google +?

Read More

Google Maps Lets You Catch Pokémon Now

Now you gotta -- oh, all right, you get it.

Man, trying to find directions to places is just so boring. Isn't there a way that we can make it as compelling as wandering around in tall grass trying to find Pokémon? Wait, there is? Tell us more, Google Maps!

Read More

© 2018 The Mary Sue, LLC | About Us | Advertise | Subscription FAQ | Privacy | User Agreement | Disclaimer | Contact | RSS RSS
Dan Abrams, Founder

  1. Mediaite
  2. The Mary Sue
  3. RunwayRiot
  4. LawNewz
  5. Gossip Cop