6 YouTube Stunts That Were Supposed to Be Entertaining, But Went Horribly Wrong
The competition for fame on the Internet has hit an all-time high — stars like Jake Paul literally make a living simply by pranking their friends and vlogging about it. So, of course, everyone wants in on the action and comes up with CRAZY ideas to one-up their competition. Pranks are basically a surefire ways to get views, which is a blessing to some…but a curse to others.
Some people went WAY too far in the hopes of gaining notoriety online by being a prankster. We’re talking injuries, police involvement and even the loss of life. YouTube pranks are all fun and games… until someone gets hurt. Or, like, dies.
This vlogger thought it would be funny to "peek" into toilet stalls using the head of a mannequin. However, he and his cameraman picked the wrong guy to mess with. The man came out of the stall to scream at the boys, and proceeded to kick the door of their stall down. When it opened, they saw that he was holding a gun. He threatened them with it, but they escaped before the situation escalated any further.
Watch the video here.