Thursday, April 01, 2010

Don't Be Fooled by Me!

What can I say? This appealed to my sense of humor today.

It's better to keep your mouth shut and be thought a fool than to open it and leave no doubt. --Mark Twain
(We would all have a better day if everyone listened to Mark Twain

Your Guide to Everything Fools or Foolish things To Watch for Today

April Fool: A person successfully tricked on 1st April.

Fool: A person who acts unwisely or imprudently, a stupid person, a jester/clown. One who acts in a joking/teasing way.

Fool's Cap: A cap with bells attached worn by jesters.

Act the Fool: Behave in a silly way.

Fool's Errand: A fruitless venture.

Fool's Gold: Iron pyrites, often mistaken for gold.

Fool's Paradise: Happiness founded on a illusion.

Fool's Parsley: A species of hemlock resembling parsley.

Playing the Fool: To act like the idiot or foolishly.

Tomfoolery: Foolish behavior, nonsense.

Foolery: Foolish behavior/a foolish act.

Foolhardy: Rashly or foolishly bold, reckless.

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  1. They fired someone at work yesterday. Everyone thought it was an April Fool's joke. It just happened to be the end of the pay period, so that's when they did it. They should have waited until the next pay period, I'm thinking.

  2. Now that is not funny! That company is a FOOL!