FAIL

google april fools minions Google's April Fools Day Prank Was a Sensational Failure
Via: arstechnica
  • -
  • Vote
  • -

Google has cancelled their April Fools day prank after it backfired. It turns out that if you install a "mic drop" button which mutes the email conversation and sends a GIF on an email platform that 900 million people use for personal AND PROFESSIONAL reasons, not all of them will like it.


via Gmail

First of all, they automatically sent a 'Minions' GIF, and some people said it sent the GIF even when they pressed the normal send button.  To make matters worse, a number of people who accidentally pressed the "mic drop" button were angry and some even said they lost their job or a job opportunity.  

Google updated the prank announcement with this statement:

UPDATE: Well, it looks like we pranked ourselves this year. 😟 Due to a bug, the Mic Drop feature inadvertently caused more headaches than laughs. We’re truly sorry. The feature has been turned off. If you are still seeing it, please reload your Gmail page.
Favorite

KFC Australia Is Getting Fried to a Crisp for Hilarious "NSFW" Tweet

A tweet by the Twitter account from KFC Australia was only up for an hour, and yet, still managed to offend enough people for it to get pulled. Although it may be gone, the internet has managed to keep it alive by supplying some incredible responses to the to hot and spiciness.

KFC Australia Is Getting Fried to A Crisp For Hilarious "NSFW" Tweet
View List
  • -
  • Vote
  • -
Back to Top