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Time Travel Twin Prank

Time Travel Twin Prank

A man begs his fellow subway commuters for money so he could finish his time machine. Just another day in New York, right? But then someone who looks just like him appears, claiming to be his future self and asking him not to build the time machine.

Bear Scare Prank

Bear Scare Prank

YouTuber Czubson Tommy shares this video of a man scaring his coworker by dressing up as a bear. We loved the anticipation, but if you’re impatient you can skip to 0:25. Tommy, you should try communicating with letters.

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Kids Talk About their Parents

Kids Talk About their Parents

“He’s really hairy. We believe he’s a werewolf.” Field Day asked kids what they thought about their parents, not knowing that their parents were actually in the room and disguised by makeup artist Promise Phan.

Unpoppable Bubble Wrap Coasters

Unpoppable Bubble Wrap Coasters

It’s human nature to want to pop the little bubbles in bubble wrap. So there’s nothing quite as sadistic as what maker Peter Brown did – by submerging bubble wrap in crystal clear resin and making frustrating coasters that can never be popped. Oh the humanity!

The Rust Experience

The Rust Experience

(PG-13: Language) “Collect wood! COLLECT wood! COLLECT WOOD!” DanielFromSL loves to troll gullible video game players. This compilation shows him doing his thing in the survival game Rust. We can barely believe that that NPC prank actually happened.

Civilized Glass

Civilized Glass

A wine glass version of the Pythagoras cup, an ancient prank device. It has a leak hidden in a small column in the middle of the cup. If you fill the cup beyond the column’s height, gravity will drain all of the cup’s contents, giving you a lesson in both physics and greed.

Walking in an Indoor Wonderland

Walking in an Indoor Wonderland

After turning his living room into a ball pit, Roman Atwood is back to turn his house into a play place yet again. Only this time, he’s loaded his home with a mix of fake and real snow, which we’re guessing is a little more difficult to clean up than plastic balls. BTS here.

Ylvis: Gym Sound Effects

Ylvis: Gym Sound Effects

Comedy siblings Ylvis trolled the patrons of a gym in Norway with a simple but effective slapstick prank. They paired their phones to the gym’s speakers then used a synthesizer app to add sound effects to people’s movements.

Two Guys, One Ticket

Two Guys, One Ticket

“We’d like one ticket for The Avengers please.” YouTuber Bo Johnson and his friend Matthew recently fulfilled their “lifelong dream” of getting into a movie theater as one person. Next goal, come up with a better dream.

Catalog Prank Revenge

Catalog Prank Revenge

Daniel Cohen was recently the subject of a prank, in which his roomate subscribed him to dozens of unwanted magazines and catalogs. To get back at him, Daniel turned the mags into wallpaper for his roomie’s bedroom. And his bed. And his TV. And his Mac Book.

John Kimble Books a Hotel Room

John Kimble Books a Hotel Room

“Can you spell your last name for me?” “No… I’m smart.” YouTuber Gapehorner managed to book a hotel room using a soundboard of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s lines from Kindergarten Cop (and a few others.) Major props to the incredibly patient agent.

Why Prank Channels are Stupid

Why Prank Channels are Stupid

(Offensive language) GradeAUnderA rants about the countless “prank” channels on YouTube, loaded with idiots doing obnoxious things to unsuspecting passers by, nearly getting the crap beaten out of them, then making money off their harassment and racism.

Marshmallow Farming

Marshmallow Farming

The Heartland Series was a documentary series about Appalachian culture. This is one of their April Fools’ pranks, a report on the plight of North Carolina’s marshmallow farmers. Props to Orange Jacket Dude for staying strong. You made the segment work.

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Fake Black Friday Deals

Fake Black Friday Deals

Jeff Wysaski aka Pleated Jeans loves to leave fake signs that look legit from afar. His newest signs for Target shoppers feature Star Wars vacuum cleaners, a falcon giveaway and more.

Adele as Adele

Adele as Adele

“It’s not her, honestly!” Adele and the BBC played a prank on a handful of her impersonators. They changed her face using a fake chin, a fake nose and some makeup, but she made no effort to disguise her voice.

Jennifer Lawrence’s Counter Prank

Jennifer Lawrence’s Counter Prank

The boys of Smosh are avid pranksters and YouTube superstars, but Jennifer Lawrence is on a different level on both counts. They thought they snagged an opportunity to prank her with a silly interview, but she and her co-stars came fully prepared.

Taxi Ghost Prank

Taxi Ghost Prank

“Why… why are you in a taxi?” A Japanese variety show filmed voice actor Tomoko Kaneda visiting haunted houses. Little did she know that the actual show was the taxi ride in between, in which the driver pretends not to see the “ghost” in the front passenger seat.

Uncle Drew: Chapter 4

Uncle Drew: Chapter 4

“You know how to spell Horse?” “I ain’t never made it past H.” Kyrie Irving’s youngblood-slaying alter ego returns. While visiting Miami, Uncle Drew hears that one of his rivals is in town – the sweet-shooting Skinny Walt. Baron Davis’ character needs his own TV show.

15 Years of Rémi Gaillard

15 Years of Rémi Gaillard

Serial troublemaker Rémi Gaillard has been entertaining people around the globe with his “special” brand of humor for a decade and a half. Here’s a great compilation of some of his greatest clips, many of which we’ve featured over the years. It’s hard to pick a favorite.

Slapdash Supercars

Slapdash Supercars

Welcome to Northwest Coast Customs. Max Siedentopf went around his home city of Amsterdam “looking for the most average cars he could find” and upgraded them with parts made from cardboard without their owners’ knowledge. More on Vice.

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The Real Mjolnir

The Real Mjolnir

Sufficiently Advanced stuffed a powerful battery-powered electromagnet in a toy replica of Thor’s hammer. The magnet turns on when the handle is held, so it’ll stick to magnetic surfaces… unless you have Sufficiently Advanced’s thumbprint. Or you’re smart.

Human World

Human World

For his latest video, Rémi Gaillard combines a prank with activism, criticizing the exploitation of sea animals for our amusement by turning the tables on the humans, and making our world into an amusement park for whales and dolphins to gawk at.

Art of the Prank (Trailer)

Art of the Prank (Trailer)

(PG-13) Joey Skaggs has made a career out of perpetrating hoaxes on news outlets, talk shows, and the public. Documentarian Andrea Marini goes inside the mind of the master of the absurd, and his classic pranks like the Celebrity Sperm Bank and Cathouse: A Brothel for Cats.

3-Year-Old Taxi Driver Prank

3-Year-Old Taxi Driver Prank

Despite the way the headline reads, this video isn’t three years old. To celebrate their 3-year anniversary, taxi hailing app Hailo devised a prank in which patrons were picked up by a cab rigged to look like it was driven by a little kid.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s Bum Disguise

Cristiano Ronaldo’s Bum Disguise

Remember the viral video where Cristiano Ronaldo surprised a kid? Turns out that’s part of a commercial for his headphones. CR7 aped Kyrie’s Uncle Drew and put his skills but not his face on display. Yep, the ending is still sad.

The Twizzler Prank

The Twizzler Prank

Some guys were on a road trip when they caught their buddy Micah asleep with his mouth wide open. So what’s any good friend to do? Stuff his mouth full of Twizzlers, of course. Our reaction would be similar: Hey, free candy!

NBA Draft Prank

NBA Draft Prank

(PG-13) Elite Daily writer Connor Toole is 6’10”. His height and a suit were enough to make people believe that he got picked at the NBA Draft. It’s more of a con than a prank, but we hope the people here learn their lesson.

Schwarzenegger Pranks Hollywood

Schwarzenegger Pranks Hollywood

To promote his new Omaze fundraiser, Arnold Schwarzenegger dressed up as the Terminator to surprise bystanders and visitors in Hollywood. Donate at least $10 for a chance to attend the Terminator Genisys premiere with Arnold.

Hot Sauce Drink Prank

Hot Sauce Drink Prank

(PG-13 Language) A heartless man attached a packet of hot sauce to the straw in his friend’s drink. And like Ramsay Bolton toying with Reek, he burns his friend twice by offering false hope.

Pigeon Prank Call

Pigeon Prank Call

(PG-13 Language) Tom Emeny has a special talent: he can make you watch a 144p vertical video from start to finish. Listen to him vividly complain to a pest control agent about a pigeon infestation. More on his channel.

TETRIS Pranksters

TETRIS Pranksters

Rémi Gaillard and his pals dressed up as a set of TETRIS blocks and proceeded to try and fit in wherever they could. They seem to have taken the word “block” too literally, causing traffic jams and other inconveniences along the way.

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