Sunday, April 1, 2012

April Fools' Day

Scanning the news headlines online to spot the obviously false stories for the day that's in it.

Here are a few candidates:

GAA match result: Mayo 0-20 Dublin 0-08
Must be a joke, Mayo can't shoot and Dublin are All Ireland champions

Household charge paid by 50%, 805,569 households, as deadline passes.
No, this can't be true, the Late Late Show told people to refuse to pay!

Burma votes in historic democratic election.
Ah this is it!!

Aer Lingus chief paid €1.2m last year.
Now if it was Ryanair I'd believe it.

Soccer result: Manchester City 3 Sunderland 3
Ha! Ha!

Michael Buble nominated for Sony radio award.
Ha! Ha! Ha!

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