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First, there was a cute animation that played on the first of April. Now a rainbow unicorn can be clearly seen on the Stack Overflow Dev Days 2011 advert. There seems to be a trend here. Is the site actually run by a secret cult that worships unicorns?

Artist's impression of a unicorn:

pencil sketch of a unicorn

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It is just one of the many magical memes of Meta. For reference: meta.stackexchange.com/questions/37328/… –  M. Tibbits Aug 31 '11 at 23:36
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Every time the subject of unicorns comes up on Stack Overflow, I can't help but think of Sparklelord... –  Chris Frederick Aug 31 '11 at 23:38
    
What? Did you miss the second April 1? –  dmckee Sep 1 '11 at 0:03
    
It's what Jeff wants to be when he grows up, and what Jon Skeet turns in to when he clocks (max's out) his badge score. –  slugster Sep 1 '11 at 6:43

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Is the site actually run by a secret cult that worships unicorns?

Yes. Yes it is.

Well, not necessarily secret anymore, since I've answered this question.

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You talked too much... –  Jin Aug 31 '11 at 23:58
    
(rumor: they eat unicorn meat for breakfast) –  Nick Dandoulakis Sep 1 '11 at 7:08
    
no rumour: thinkgeek.com/caffeine/wacky-edibles/e5a7 –  Rory Alsop Sep 1 '11 at 8:54

I prefer narwhals.

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