The Internet does April Fool’s Day: the web’s top 10 best jokes [SLIDESHOW]

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Don’t expect to check your e-mail, Google your weird, embarrassing symptoms or search “kitten videos” on YouTube today without facing something out of the ordinary.

The Internet can be a funny place, but today the joke’s on web users. Social media sites, search engines, corporate websites and even the federal government joined the April Fool’s Day fun, confusing everyone for about…five minutes or so.

No matter what your sense of humor, some websites did it better than others this year. TheDC compiles the 10 best examples on the web, not that the Internet fooled us with any of them. If you’ve been wondering why your new motion-censored GMail account doesn’t work, you’re about to receive enlightenment.