Great Job, Internet!: Krispy Kreme has not changed its name to Krispy Cream

April Fools’ Day is this weekend, which means by end of day Friday the internet will be flooded with countless corporate “pranks” that are so joylessly market-tested that half the time they don’t even register as jokes. If these desperate attempts at social media engagement are subtle or bizarre enough to grab your attention, you’ll likely stop for a moment and think, “Huh, weird,” before continuing to scroll through your feed. It’s a lot of fun.

Well, to save you some time, here’s one corporate gag you can write off before the weekend even starts. Krispy Kreme, purveyors of fluffy glazed doughnuts that are only acceptable in serving sizes of twelve, have been spreading the story that they’ve officially changed their name to Krispy Cream in the United Kingdom. According to the company’s marketing department, the re-brand is an attempt to appeal to UK …

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