Caroline Kennedy Will Finally Be an Ambassador Unless This Is Just a Really Mean April Fools’ Joke

 Caroline Kennedy attends Grand Central Terminal 100th Anniversary Celebration at Grand Central Terminal on February 1, 2013 in New York City.
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After years of unsuccessful attempts to be appointed to things, Caroline Kennedy will really, truly be named the U.S. ambassador to Japan soon, according to the Washington Post. There is also a slim possibility that this is just an April Fools’ Day prank, which would be devastating for her.