10 People Who Tricked The Internet

Yo-Yo Man

Because he was nearly unknown at the time, actor Mark Proksch was able to create a fake persona as K-Strass the Yo-Yo guy. He even tricked a news network into having him on as a guest.

Greatest Freakout Ever Kid

This video featuring a kid flipping out in his room has been watched over 70 million times. It was eventually revealed the the whole thing was staged.