I Pity The Fool

Happy April Fools' Day! In honor of the holiday, we present a quiz all about fools, foolishness and the pranks that celebrate them.

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According to traditional interpretations, what is the meaning of the fool tarot card?
Silliness and childishness
A subservient role in work or life
A warning to grow up and act mature
Infinite possibilities of a coming journey or experience
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In 1996, Taco Bell created public outrage with an April Fool’s Day prank when they made what announcement?
They would only be producing left-handed tacos
They were going to project their logo on the moon for one month
They had purchased the Liberty Bell and were renaming it the Taco Liberty Bell
All of their ground beef would be replaced with ground human fingers
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What playwright wrote the 1981 flop “Fools,” which closed after 40 shows?
David Mamet
Sam Shepard
Mark Medoff
Neil Simon
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In chess, the “fool’s mate” is the quickest checkmate possible. How many moves does it take?
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Where did Mr. T’s catchphrase “I pity the fool” first appear?
The A-Team
The Beastmaster
Rocky III
Silver Spoons
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What does the website fool.com offer?
Dessert recipes
Investment advice
Magic tricks
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According to a famous exchange in the Danny Kaye classic “The Court Jester,” what container has the brew that is true (not poisoned)?
The chalice from the palace
The vessel with the pestle
The grail in the jail
The green gooey goblin’s goblet
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Which of these questions is not sung in the Frankie Lymon song “Why Do Fools Fall In Love?”
Why do birds sing so gay?
Why must love be a losing game?
Why does my heart skip a crazy beat?
Why does the rain fall from above?
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In the 1997 rom-com “Fools Rush In,” Matthew Perry and Selma Hayek meet for a night in Vegas. What brings them back together three months later?
They found out they got married
She is pregnant
She interviews for a job in his company
He has fallen in love with her and calls her one night
10 of 10
According to the classic song, who says fools rush in?
My mother
Great men
Wise men