Did You Know Spaghetti Grows on Trees? (Not Really!)

You won’t believe this April Fools‘ prank!

On April Fools‘ Day 1957, the BBC news in Britain played a prank that left everyone scratching their heads!

Image you’re sitting on the couch, watching the news, and suddenly, there’s a story about Switzerland having a HUGE harvest of spaghetti! 🇨🇭

Look at the Panorama report here. 

Farmers are happy, picking long strands of pasta from trees and drying them in the sun. 

Sounds cool, right? But guess what? It was all fake!

The BBC was just having some fun on April Fools‘ Day. 

People even called them asking how to grow their own spaghetti trees! 

Can you believe it? 

This prank reminds us that simple jokes are often the best.

And it shows that even serious news shows can bring a smile to our faces.

So watch out today. 

If you see something crazy on the news, don’t believe it right away! It might be someone pulling your leg.

2 Kommentare

  1. Great joke, nice video!
    This comes from under lots of duties renovating an Apartment.
    I hope you had wonderful Easter days!
    Take care – Gabi

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  2. I’m pleased you liked it, Gabi. We had a lovely Easter, thank you. Oh, and good luck with your renovation work. Take care – Christine

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