Watch Out! Tomfoolery on the Rise
According to the Yahoo Buzz blog, online research into April Fool's day pranks is up 40% over last year. Searches has jumped 302% in the past 7 days for "practical jokes" and 344% for "april fool's jokes." A couple of points of interest, according to Yahoo's data:
- Women 35-44 make up 1 of every 10 pranksters
- Wisconsin is most interested in the holiday, but Pennsylvanians led queries for jokes and pranks.