Some of the things we learned this week, according to the Toronto Star's weekly feature "10 Things We Learned This Week" includes:
Among the Top 10 April Fool's jokes of all time, as determined by the Museum of Hoaxes:
In 1992, National Public Radio announced that Richard Nixon was running for president again.
His slogan: "I didn't do anything wrong, and I won't do it again."
Among the Top 5 April Fool's jokes of all time: In 1996, the Taco Bell Corporation took out full-page newspaper ads announcing it had bought the Liberty Bell –
"and was renaming it the Taco Liberty Bell"
Lions from Africa used to be kept in a menagerie in the Tower of London.