‘ISIS actually quoted me accurately,’ says Rick Santorum



Former Sen. Rick Santorum was singled out by Islamic State (ISIS) militants in their most recent magazine, and he’s just happy they got the quote right

During an appearance on Fox and Friends on Wednesday morning, Santorum was asked how he felt about ISIS quoting him in the most issue of Dabiq, published periodically. He also used the opportunity to take a swipe at The New York Times

“Well, the difference is ISIS actually quoted me…

Bob Barker came on down for a ‘Price is Right’ return



Bob Barker made a special appearance on The Price is Right for April Fools’ Day, and the audience full of potential neeeeeeeew caaaaaaar winners freaked out.

Well, it’s sort of hard to gauge whether their excitement was enhanced by Barker’s surprise sighting since the default state of Price is Right contestants is a level of hysteria most people will never even come close to achieving in their lifetime

But it certainly seems like guessing the retail value of a smartphone is a little more…

Volkswagen Beetle concept car gets the vintage jean treatment



NEW YORK — Volkswagen is celebrating 60 years of the Beetle at the New York Auto Show this week and debuted four new concept cars to get into the birthday spirit.

In a throwback to other denim-themed VW Bugs of the past, the company has designed a car with a fully upholstered denim interior. From the convertible roof to stitched details on the steering wheel, the car maker goes all in by outfitting the Beetle with a jeans-like material. The color? Stonewash metallic blue, of course.


This woman got a free BMW when a prank turned out to be real



BMW New Zealand doesn’t joke around.

The company ran an “April Fools’ Day special” in the newspaper on Wednesday, stating that users who came in to the Auckland dealership with the clipping and asked for “Tom” would be able to swap their old car for a new BMW.

The the ad had prank written all over it, but the dealership turned out to be very serious. When Tiaana Marsh from Auckland, New Zealand, walked in with the clipping, the manager surprised her with a brand new car

And that’s why you…

Norman Reedus crashes college class to surprise students



In New York, actor Norman Reedus from Walking Dead crashed a TV production class at St. John’s UniversityMashable was invited to the star’s teaching session, and as it turns out, Reedus is much easier on the brain when he’s not bashing in zombies’ heads.

The prank was one of five, involving celebrities across the U.S. surprising unsuspecting students in the #BestDayEver, an April Fools’ Day prank orchestrated by Chevrolet and activated by WhoSay.

The most beautiful, eye-catching cars of New York Auto Show



NEW YORK — The 2015 New York International Auto Show opened its doors to the press on Wednesday with a spectacle for petrol-heads to bestow. The exhibits were bigger, brasher and bolder than in the past and showcased all of the things car lovers have come to desire.

Subaru showed off a 450 horsepower spinoff of its BRZ, while Honda debuted a new take on the Civic, turning it into something way more sporty than your…

Stephen Curry is the NBA’s most Vine-worthy star



“Sometimes there’s a man,” the mysterious, mustachioed narrator called The Stranger intones at the beginning of the Coen brothers’ 1998 cult classic The Big Lebowski. “I won’t say a hero, ’cause, what’s a hero? But sometimes, there’s a man. Sometimes, there’s a man, well — he’s the man for his time and place. He fits right in there.”

On the basketball Internet in 2015, that man is Stephen Curry, the Golden State Warriors’ MVP-candidate point guard

Artisanal Spam finally arrives in Brooklyn



BROOKLYN — The hipster gods have finally answered your prayers. Spam — the canned ham — has joined the foodie scene in the overpriced and unusually dirty neighborhood of Bushwick

Instead of suffering down regular canned Spam, Woodrow Van Dern and his culinary partner Kimbee have teamed up to create Spam Bushwick, the first artisanal Spam

Spam Bushwick has introduced two exciting new flavors at their launch: Lemongrass Coconut Oil and Sriracha Pickles. However, the team is constantly…

WestJet solves the boarding process with self-driving seats



Some pranks should just become reality.

There are plenty of things to gripe about while flying, however it seems as if the process of boarding hundreds of passengers down a skinny aisle will never become convenient.

Thankfully, WestJet has dreamed up Smart Seats to celebrate April Fools’ Day, allowing you to comfortably relax in your seat prior to boarding

O.K. — so they still have some kinks to work out, but think of the convenience, people

Deadpool smashes Mario Lopez’s baby face to confirm R rating



Don’t worry everyone, the Deadpool PG-13 scare was just an April Fools’ Day prank

Actor Ryan Reynolds sat down with Mario Lopez to talk about his upcoming film, Deadpool, on Wednesday. The staged conversation about the Marvel movie eventually turned to ratings, and Lopez expressed his approval of the potential PG-13 rating.

Deadpool did not agree

Reynolds confirmed on Twitter that the film will be rated R, however his tweets…