10 People Who Tricked The Internet

Dax Flame

Dax Flame is a major throwback to the early days of YouTube pranks. Actor Madison Patrello created the fake persona Dax Flame, an awkward 15-year-old kid, who exploded into YouTube fame.


LonelyGirl15 captivated the hearts and minds of millions around the world. Her depressing and somber life was intriguing to watch, but it was eventually revealed that the character was fake.