April Fools’ Day: It Is No Joke

April Fools’ Day: It Is No Joke

April Fools’ Day or sometimes known as All Fools’ Day has been celebrated for centuries by various cultures. However, the origin of the holiday is unknown. Some historians think April Fools’ Day began in 1582. At that time France switched their Julian calendar to Gregorian. Individuals who did not receive the news of the change […]

Pranks: April Fools Day and Opportunity for Self Improvement

Pranks: April Fools Day and Opportunity for Self Improvement

As Americans plan the best opportunity to prank friends and loved ones this April Fool’s Day, there may be one important factor to keep in mind– Self-improvement. Psychologists have made progress delving into the psychology of pranks. They found that many cultures around the world include pranks in their rites of passage. They also found […]