NPR’s Old April Fools Day Joke Shows Just How Stupid People Are On The Internet

by 3 years ago


Some April Fools Day pranks are more clever than others. The one that National Public Radio pulled off, however, is brilliant. It’s like holding a mirror up to society and laughing in its face.

A few years ago NPR threw up a post on Facebook titled “Why Doesn’t America Read Anymore?” The link wasn’t a scientific insight on America’s increasing stupidity, however. It was an inside joke for those people who actually read the post:


What unfolded in the Facebook comments was the ultimate SMH, basically proving the entire post:




[H/T: Uproxx]

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