"The first Dr. Martens boots in the United Kingdom came out on 1 April, 1960 (hence known as style 1460 and still in production today) with an eight-eyelet, cherry-red, Nappa leather design."
It's not class or ideology
Colour, creed, or roots
The only thing that unites us
Is Dr Marten's boots!
Alexi Sayle - Dr Martens Boots!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dhg_QIyMxZw (via eclectika mailing list)
I do not think I will be following the Aprilfoolery this year, due to working 4 jobs today.