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8 absolutely genius text-based pranks

Don’t be getting any ideas, now.

EVER SINCE THE phone was invented, people have been using it to bother each other (both accidentally and on purpose).

You might be pretty good at getting a rise out of a mate via text every now and then, but these people take it to the next level. Watch and learn.

The prankster that met his match

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This fake pregnancy text that worked all too well

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The caring children who texted their parents “Got 2 grams for $40″ and posted their reactions

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The people who texted their significant others “I haven’t been fully honest with you…”

Both these pranks were on the dubious advice of comedian Nathan Fielder.

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The person who kindly signed their friend up for “Cat Facts”

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This genius who changed all the words in their mother’s phone to “nyoom”

“Nyoom is happening.”

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Similarly, the girl who changed “laundry” to “acid” on her mother’s phone

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And in the king of all texts pranks…

The guy who meddled with his mother’s phone so that the words “dirty laundry” became massive passages from James Joyce’s Ulysses.

Why always mothers? It’s just not fair.

ulysses prank Twitter / @MrBikferd Twitter / @MrBikferd / @MrBikferd

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