Just about everything we published yesterday was balderdash.
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool. ~ William Shakespeare.
The best humor is truth, as Emily Dickinson says, seen slantways. Hopefully we approached that! ~ ed.
Dear friends & community,
Yesterday was April Fools’ Day, also known as our annual remembering to have a frank, awake sense of humor about all we hold dear—particularly ourselves.
Below is the list of fictitious articles we published in honor of the day.
All of these were fake. Not real:
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