This Iced Airbag Cake Prank Backfired on the Pranksters

By: Amelia Roblin - Published: Dec 9, 2010 • References: sdkforthecause & dvice
Practical jokes have reached a terrifying technological level, notably in the case of this iced airbag cake prank. A few 20-something guys worked together to wire a car airbag and alarm into a chocolate cake and its own special stand.

When their friend leaned in to blow out the candle, the dessert promptly started to siren before it blew up all over the walls, ceiling and the birthday boy. The hilarious video of the iced airbag cake prank goes on to assess the damage and repairs underway the next day. Do you think it would be worth it?

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