April 1, 2016 1:13 pm -


April Fools’ Day has been “banned” in China, as the state media declares that Western pranks “go against socialist values.” Xinhua, the nation’s state news agency, posted a message on its Weibo account on Friday morning urging people not to “believe, spread or create rumors.” And social media users were quick to see the funny side,…


D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.