Prank scares got an extra boost this past Halloween week as online audiences sought out viral videos that would provide thrills and frights.
Master satirist Weird Al Yankovic recently came back on people's radars with his grammar-themed Word Crimes, a School House Rock version of Blurred Lines.
There are two things that are (almost) always guaranteed to do well on YouTube. One involves riffing on pop culture. The other takes advantage of people being duped.