Wikipedia:April Fools' Main Page/In The News/Archive 2012

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Please use this page for discussions surrounding the creation of "In The News" items for April Fool's day 2011

Areas of work needed to complete the front page are:

Ground rules for this activity along with a list or participants may be found on the Main talk page.


As a note for next year, please refer to the discussions on 2011's April Fool's ITN, discussions seem to indicate that many users consider that 'serious' news cannot be completely frown out from ITN due to the time-sensitivity for posting them, it resulted that only one April Fool's item got posted. Discussion of this could be appropriate at WT:ITN. Cenarium (talk) 22:30, 3 April 2011 (UTC)[reply]

  • No April Fool's ITN item was posted in 2012. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 02:08, 28 January 2013 (UTC)[reply]