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Welcome to the international day of distrust for everything and everyone you know. As we are coming to discover, April Fool's Day was both made for the Internet -- and made for the Internet to eventually destroy.

Here are some of this year's early entries:

1) Google Nose

Pick your smell, get your nose against the screen, and get a whiff of whatever crosses your mind. It totally works!

Characters are expensive, and the microblogging network understood how valuable vowels are. See you on the premium account to fully enjoy wrtng wth yr fvrt lttrs. dffclt t frst bt yll gt th hng f t.

Twyttyr? Why byy vywyls whyn yyy gyt "Y" fyr fryy? Syckyrs! #nvwls

— Joan Rivers (@Joan_Rivers) 1 avril 2013

3) The Daily Mirror goes backward

Select the display you want: drunk, mirrored, x-ray. The only time you'll actually need a mirror to read the Daily Mirror.

4) Youtube goes dark

After eight years of loyal time-wasting services, the video hosting site will no longer accept entries and make a massive selection of what the best Youtube video is! It's a suprising quest for quality. What's your guess?

5) The Gmail Blue revolution

It's Gmail. But it's not regular Gmail. It's Gmail Blue. Step up your game, go blue.

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Despite the nationwide mobilization and following new security incidents, Lebanon banks have announced they would close again until further notice.

Laure Gautherin, Anne-Sophie Goninet and Bertrand Hauger

👋 Здраво*

Welcome to Friday, where the Nobel Peace Prize goes to a Belarusian activist and two Ukrainian and Russian NGOs, Lebanon closes its banks “indefinitely” amid deep economic crisis, and a forest fire damages the iconic Easter Island statues. Meanwhile, German Die Welt’s Carolina Drüten reports from Istanbul where resentment against Syrian refugees is growing amid a rapprochement between Turkey’s President Erdogan and dictator Bashar al-Assad.

[*Swabian - Germany]

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