The April Fool Archive

The Polite Horn    (April Fool's Day - 2019)

Inspired by the reputation of Canadians for politeness and civility, Honda Canada announced a "revolutionary innovation in vehicular communication" that would be available for all models of its cars: the "polite horn." Instead of honking, it made a throat-clearing sound. The company noted, "the polite horn allows drivers to cease causing a ruckus on the road and instead assert themselves passive aggressively, as is appropriate."

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