Too bad the tax hike wasn’t on the list

Sales tax in Japan went from 5% to 8% today. Too bad it wasn’t an April Fool’s joke. These are, though:

Roundup: All of Google’s jokes for April Fools’ Day 2014

The Google Magic Hand probably wouldn’t be as funny if it weren’t in Japanese. People expect these things from Japan, I suppose, and are more likely to believe it.


I saw the “shelfie” ad this morning and thought, “No way.” Then I remembered the date.

Be careful what you believe today.



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