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Ah, April 1 — the most ridiculous day of the year! Companies and publications continue to shell out valuable time and money creating joke campaigns and fake news announcements (ourselves included). And though Gawker might be less than thrilled, we kind of love it.
If nothing else, it's a great way to start off a Monday morning with considerably lower productivity and higher LOLs than you normally would. These are the jokes from around the web that made us drop everything to see just how deep it went. Impressive stuff, Internet. High five.
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read