A BBC television show once pranked viewers by claiming Swiss families were harvesting what from trees?

Question: A BBC television show once pranked viewers by claiming Swiss families were harvesting what from trees?

The given options are as follows:

  • Shoes
  • Money
  • Spaghetti

The correct answer is: Spaghetti

Fact: In 1957, the usually serious BBC news program ‘Panorama’ celebrated April Fools’ Day by airing a 3-minute segment featuring people harvesting strings of spaghetti off tree branches. A bountiful spring harvest indeed!

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