Translation musings: April Fools!

Apr 1, 2014 | World events

The foolSo, once again the pranks have been pranked and the fools have been fooled. A quick round up of some of the stories from today but one of them is true – can you guess which one?!

Google has announced plans to recruit the world’s best Pokémon Master – the rigorous testing will involve using Google Maps to find all the wild Pokémon hiding around the world…

In New Zealand, BMW has launched into the baby market with its BMW ZZZ Series Cot…

A resident of Aberdeenshire has been decorating doggie doo doos with strawberries and cream in an attempt to draw attention and shame the owners (not the dogs)…

“Action-orientated aromas” will soon be filling the Tokyo subways to alert sleepy commuters that their train is coming…

Answers on a postcard, please (please note: there is no prize available).

 

Thanks to: The Telegraph and BBC News

Image credit: Ulrik @ stock.xchng