Today is April Fools' Day in the US. In France they also pull pranks on people by trying to tape a paper fish to other people's backs without their knowing it. A fish in French is un poisson. When the victim has discovered the fish, the people around him yell out "Poisson d'avril!" (April Fish!) They also pull other pranks, just as Americans do, but this is a traditional French prank that's cheap and totally inoffensive.
I thought it would be fun to post some ideas of ways to prank friends or family on April Fools' Day.
You can paint a bar of soap with clear nail polish, let it dry, and then put it where someone is likely to try to use it.
Here are several food-related pranks. You can replace the cream filling in some Oreos.
You can shoot some mustard into the end of a toothpaste tube for a little surprise when the next person gives the tube a squeeze.
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