A Minnesota man says his family is lucky to be okay after a dangerous prank sent armed police to his house. It’s called swatting. Callers fake an emergency to get police to respond to an innocent person’s home.
To some members of Farmington High School’s Class of 2015, what happened during homecoming week was only a prank. But police and prosecutors aren’t laughing — and some students could face criminal charges. Farmington Police Chief Brian Lindquist says over the years they’ve seen wars between the senior class and juniors during homecoming, but never anything like this.
Criminal charges could be filed after an April Fools’ Day prank led to a response from the Hopkins police and fire departments. According to officers, an unnamed 18-year-old texted his mother on Tuesday telling her that the kitchen in their house was on fire and he was evacuating.
The Como Park Zoo and Conservatory is helping pranksters again this April Fools’ Day. The zoo has set up four fake hotlines to help fool your co-workers, family and friends. Each hotline has a special pre-recorded message. You can trick people into calling Mr. Lion at 651-487-8266, Ms. Ella Fint at 651-487-8267, Ms. Wolf at 651-487-8268 or Ms. Anna Conda at 651-487-8289.
The movie Devil’s Due is already getting some buzz due to a great promotional prank
Pranking is back in a big way. Keep your eye out for, “Devil Baby.”
An epic Halloween prank to get you in the mood for the holiday.
Can you keep cool under this type of pressure? When a meteor crashes outside the office window, how would you react?
Pranksters who dial 911 without a real emergency to report face stiffer penalties under a Minnesota law hitting the books this week. The law effective Thursday targets those who report a fictitious emergency to 911 dispatchers with the intent of luring authorities somewhere.
Morgan Freeman impersonator reads, “Everybody Poops,'” on the SMACK DOWN
Check out this great prank.
Check out this great video of a little boy who though he bought a $50,000 Mustang on Ebay.
Some pranksters in Amsterdam got a hold of an iPhone 5 and did a small test. What happens when you glue the phone in the street for any person to try and take? Watch the […]
Guy probably won’t be dating her for long….
Everybody loves a good April Fools’ joke, including the Como Zoo in St. Paul.
Police in Superior say a call about a hostage situation Monday night turned out to be a prank, but not so funny.
A Minnesota high school principal is apologizing for a pep rally prank earlier this month in which blindfolded students were surprised to find they had kissed their parents in front of hundreds of classmates.
The Fox News Channel gets pranked about a possible story. The Pentagon is preparing for war in a new location…the cyberworld. Forbes has picked an interesting choice for the world’s most powerful woman. And the […]