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DrFPGA
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April Fools Pranks
DrFPGA   8/30/2013 1:03:37 PM
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Max- You will need to prepare for a round-up of all all time great Silicon Valley April Fools Day pranks (is there an equivalent in the UK?).

You can get readers to submit the pranks they remember seeing (or creating) and we can vote on the best from each decade!

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Re: April Fools Pranks
Max The Magnificent   8/30/2013 1:43:40 PM
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@DrFPGA: You will need to prepare for a round-up of all all time great Silicon Valley April Fools Day pranks...

I'm game! :-)

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Re: April Fools Pranks
Max The Magnificent   8/30/2013 1:44:31 PM
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@DrFPGA: What do you think of the Cool Beans image? Personally, it makes me smile, and that's got to be a good thing :-)

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Re: April Fools Pranks
DrFPGA   8/30/2013 1:55:08 PM
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@Mx- It makes me think we need a song to go along with it, like in the raisin commercial...

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Re: April Fools Pranks
Max The Magnificent   8/30/2013 1:56:48 PM
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@Dr FPGA: It makes me think we need a song to go along with it, like in the raisin commercial...

Arrgghhh -- guess what I'm humming now!!!

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Garcia-Lasheras   8/30/2013 4:17:37 PM
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In Spain, we celebrate Fools Day on 28th December  -- it's called the "Santos Inocentes" day, when the Catholic Church in Spain commemorates the New Testament story of King Herod's slaughter of the innocent children of Judaea... and we call this day's pranks "inocentadas"

 

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Happy Dance
Garcia-Lasheras   8/30/2013 4:20:00 PM
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Max... maybe has Matt Harding copied your famous "happy dance" for his video??

I've always imagined something like that when I hear you talking about it ;-)

 

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Max The Magnificent   8/31/2013 12:35:21 PM
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@Garcia: I've always imagined something like that when I hear you talking about it ;-)


If the truth be known, I think my "Happy Dance" is modelled on Matt's -- havde you tried copying what Matt does? It's a lot harder than you might think :-)

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Re: April Fools Pranks
Max The Magnificent   8/31/2013 12:52:33 PM
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@DrFPGA: It makes me think we need a song to go along with it...

OK, you've talked me into it -- now I want a "Max's Cool Beans" song (or at least a music bite) -- who do we know who is musically inclined?

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wilber_xbox   8/31/2013 1:49:48 PM
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Thanks for the video Max. Really enjoyed them.

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