Every year, DeviantArt celebrates April Fools' Day by running some kind of ridiculous prank. Our ideas have ranged from pretty believable (like deviantHEART, a dating site dedicated to artists), to a little more "out there" (like thoughtART, the technology we developed that allows users to create and search for art using their minds).
This year, we were blown away by how many deviants took part in our LOLWUT Pear prank.
The Backstory Behind The LOLWUT Pear
In 2006, ursulav published an illustr