Friday, April 01, 2011

Crazy Blog Hop! Happy April Fool’s Day

Book Blogger Hop
This week, Jennifer from Crazy for Books asks:

"Since today is April Fool's Day in the USA, what is the best prank you have ever played on someone OR that someone has played on you?"

I’m not a pranking sort of person, though I may help/instigate things… One of the more fun pranks I’ve helped with is the saran wrapping of a co-worker’s office and laughing as the head conspirators put his stapler in Jello. I’ll let a few pictures illustrate.






The next morning, he came in early to get some work done, but had to spend a couple hour unwrapping his office first. Oopsies!

What have you done?

7 comments:

  1. Hee hee...I was just thinking of the stapler in jello prank from The Office. That and Dwight's desk being replaced with wrapping paper over boxes. Good times :)

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  2. At first I wasn't going to participate in this week's Book Blogger Hop. I'm not even sure why.

    But here I am. And I'm glad! To dispel any false impressions people may have had about me being a old, stodgy fuddy-duddy I'm happy to share some of my very best pranks with you.

    Highlights include - low-grade explosives, eggs and salt shakers. Get all the side-splitting details over on my blog - http://www.howardsherman.net

    They date back to my younger years as a Brooklyn boy which brings about some introspection.

    I'm going to go pull some pranks today. Look out world! I'm coming out of prankster retirement!
    Howard Sherman
    http://www.howardsherman.net

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  3. How did the prank go over with the co-worker?

    I wouldn't have been too happy.

    I am stopping by from the blog hop.

    Hope you have a fun blog hop.

    Stop by my blog if you like to see my answer.

    http://silversolara.blogspot.com

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  4. Just dropping by on the hop, your office must be a more relaxed place than mine! Have a great weekend.

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  5. Teacher, That's where my co-workers got the idea.

    Howard, Hope you had fun pranking.

    Elizabeth, TC, The co-worker thought it was funny. He wasn't the first person to get pranked in my office and I'm sure he won't be the last. We're a "professional" office, but we're also really social and like to have a good time. The boss encourages the pranking. Another example, we replaced the branch manager's framed Sports Illustrated pictures in his office with Hello Kitty Pictures.

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  6. THe best April fool's prank I ever played was labeling EVERY SINGLE item in my coworker's cubicle with post-it notes.

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  7. Ahab, That's excellent. I'm going to have to make a note of that one for later usage.

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