13 infamous April Fools' Day hoaxes

Published On: Mar 27 2013 04:10:20 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 01 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

These April Fools' Day hoaxes are some of the very best.

April Fools - Flying Penguins
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12. Flying Penguins -- On April 1, 2008, the BBC showed footage during its natural history series "Miracles of Evolution" that it claimed show Adélie penguins taking to the air. The video quickly became one of the most-viewed on the Internet, and a follow-up video explained how the BBC created the hoax.

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