15 April Fools\' Day Jokes You May Have Missed

15 April Fools’ Day Jokes You May Have Missed

15 April Fools\' Day Jokes You May Have Missed

Every year companies and celebs try their best to prank their followers and fans on April Fools' Day. 

Click through to see the best jokes and pranks you may have missed.

15 April Fools\' Day Jokes You May Have Missed
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1. George Takei Running For Congress

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1. George Takei Running For Congress

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The actor had fans truly believing he was running for Congress. Instead, he used the prank to promote Jon Ossoff's real campaign.

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2. Simba's Gay

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2. Simba's Gay

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Entertainment news site PinkNews had Disney fans freaking out when they announced Simba would be gay in the live-action Lion King film.

Turns out it was just a prank.

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3. Google Gnome

3. Google Gnome

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First there was Google Home, now there's Google Gnome. At least, that's what they wanted you to believe.

Watch the hilarious fake commercial above. 

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4. "Petlexa"

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4. "Petlexa"

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Similar to Google Gnome, Amazon Echo announced that there'd be a new version for animals.

Rather than speaking to "Alexa," pets could talk to "Petlexa."

Some pet owners were kind of hoping it was real.

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5. Ms. Pacman on Google Maps

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5. Ms. Pacman on Google Maps

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Google gave fans another "prank" by turning Google Maps into the Ms. Pacman game on mobile devices.

The company pulled the same prank in 2015 when Maps turned into Pacman.

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6. WHOPPER Toothpaste

6. WHOPPER Toothpaste

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Burger King pranked followers by announcing WHOPPER Toothpaste.

Because what better way to get rid of morning breath than with the taste of a WHOPPER?

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7. Cheeto Spray Tan

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7. Cheeto Spray Tan

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Cheetos released an ad for Cheetos Spray Tan and followers couldn't help but make jokes about President Donald Trump.

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8. Canine Flight Attendants

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8. Canine Flight Attendants

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Virgin Australia broke a lot of people's hearts with their commercial that announced their new "Canine Crew."

The incredibly cute commercial had fans wishing it was real.

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9. 'Back to the Future' Remake

9. 'Back to the Future' Remake

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Paul Feig, who directed the all-female cast remake of Ghostbusters, worried his followers when he announced he was rebooting Back to the Future the same way.

Apparently the main character would be named "Marie McFly."

Most people were not entertained by the joke.

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10. Honda Horn Emojis

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10. Honda Horn Emojis

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Why just have one kind of horn in your car when you can have a range of emoji horns?

This is the question Honda asked people in their prank commercial. 

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11. Kotex Bandages

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11. Kotex Bandages

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Sometimes bandaids just don't cut it, so for April Fools' Day Kotex offered NEW U by Kotex Bandages.

Though it was a joke, many followers said they'd actually buy them.

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12. 'The Jurassic Games'

12. 'The Jurassic Games'

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Sorry Hunger Games fans, but there's no new movie coming. 

The joke started at Movieweb when they posted an article stating there'd be a Hunger Games and Jurassic World mash-up film called "The Jurassic Games."

The prank then spiraled out of control.

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13. T-Mobile ONEsie

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13. T-Mobile ONEsie

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The commercial, which seemed to throw shade at fitness watches like Fitbit as well as other networks, made followers crack up.

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14. uSit

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14. uSit

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Similar to the ONEsie, Quilted Northern introduced uSit, a bathroom tracker.

With this fake device, users could not only track when they used the bathroom but also share updates about it with other users.

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15. Puppy Mudder

15. Puppy Mudder

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Tough Mudder teamed up with Nulo Pet Food to give us the show we didn't know we needed.

"Puppy Mudder" turned the tough event into a fun filled video with adorable puppies.

Pretty much everyone agreed this should be a real thing.

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Every year companies and celebs try their best to prank their followers and fans on April Fools' Day. 

Click through to see the best jokes and pranks you may have missed.