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Home --> College --> Pranks

Pranks

Every college has its own rich lore of legendary pranks; some true, some not. Some pranks are so famous that they're claimed to have taken place at dozens of different colleges and universities throughout the country. Here is a but a small sampling of such pranks.

Ratings Key

        Green bullet = true
        Red bullet = false
        Multiple status bullet = multiple truth values
        Yellow bullet = undetermined
        White bullet = unclassifiable veracity

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White bullet Daughter sends disaster-filled letter to parents to cover bad grades.

White bullet Registrar fills entire class with people having animal surnames.

White bullet Class trains professor to stand in one corner of classroom.

White bullet Student spreads bird seed on football field every day during summer.

White bullet Angry fraternity exacts revenge on its enemies with adulterated donuts.

White bullet Pranking college students pit road repair crew against police.

White bullet Students let loose a flock of livestock with an apparently missing member.

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