I’m sure you’re going to see a fair share of fake stories popping up around the blogsphere, stories that will make your jaw drop in shock only to make you feel like a sucker at the end when it reads, “LOL April Foolz, fool!” Well, we’re not about that (but we thought about it!). Instead, I’m going to pick 20 stories, in no particular order, that have happened in the past year, or so, that you’d think were April Fool’s jokes, but were 100% legit (and we’ve linked the stories for proof). Prepare for your mind to be blown.
Tiger Woods Isn’t Perfect
Man Marries His Pillow
Manu Ginobili Kills a Bat During Spurs Game
Gilbert Arenas and Javaris Crittenton Draw Guns on Each Other in Locker Room
Denard Span Hits His Mother in the Chest with Foul Ball
Magglio Ordonez’s Hair is for Sale on EBay
Gerald Laird Arrested After His Grandpa Gropes NBA Player’s Wife
Jim Leyland Takes His Shirt Off For Money
Cubs Fan Spills Beer on Shane Victorino Mid-Putout
13-year Old Quarterback Commits to USC
Little Patrick Kane Assaults a Cab Driver
Rabbi Helps Cooler Heads Prevail at Knicks Game
Stephon Marbury to Play in China?
Junior Seau Castrates a Horse With Bare Hands
Mr. Lane Kiffin in Sexiest Woman Alive Contest
Nike Confiscates Video of LeBron James Getting Dunked On
Deadspin Breaks News of Deadspin Editor’s DUI
Lions win a game
The Saints Win the Super Bowl
Dontrelle Willis to be Tigers 5th Starter
Obviously, the list is not exhaustive so feel free to put any you can think of in the comments.