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8 examples that prove politicians are the worst at April Fools’ Day

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The only thing worse than April Fools' Day -- a.k.a. the worst "holiday" of the year -- is politicians trying to be funny on April Fools' Day. But that didn't stop them from making jokes. Here are the corniest:

Newt Gingrich said he liked Obama's foreign policy before tweeting that it was a joke. (And please note that his explanation that he wasn't serious has been RTed less than the original, joke tweet.)

Then he tweeted it again, #icymi

Baltimore Sun reporter Michael Dresser tweeted that Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) joked he was running for president.

The National Republican Congressional Committee e-mailed a list of the top funniest jokes from Democrats in 2015.

RNC Chairman Reince Priebus published a statement applauding the Clinton Foundation for adhering to an ethics agreement with the Obama administration on foreign donations.

Billionaire California environmentalist and Democratic backer Tom Steyer's group, NextGen Climate, published a statement that climate change is just a prank.

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) made a "big announcement" that was not about him running for president and was about sports instead.

Americans United for Change issued an apology to climate change denying Republicans

And, to top it all off, Monica Lewinsky admitted she actually likes April Fools' Day. Let's hope that she was kidding.

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