Posts tagged "prank calls"

Macklemore Prank Calls Lady On Craigslist Scalping His Tickets

Awkward. Macklemore called up a woman who was scalping tickets to one of his shows on Craigslist and gabbed to her for about five minutes in a (terrible) fake British-y accent. As far as prank calls go, it's more uncomfortable than funny — he sounds like a lonely weirdo. But it's kind of amazing when he…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 12, 2013

The Soapbox: Can We Just Agree That Prank Calls Are The Worst?

There are many conversations to be had about the tragic death of Jacintha Saldanha, the King Edward VII nurse who took her own life last week, after she learned the "Queen" and "Prince Charles" that she patched through to Kate Middleton's private ward were actually Australian radio DJs with the show 2DayFM. The pair, named…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 11, 2012

Sarah Palin Falls For A Prank Call From The French Prez

This is basically amazing. Comedy duo the Masked Avengers dialed up Governor Sarah Palin and pretended to be Nicholas Sarkozy. In addition to discussing a song the president's wife, Carla Bruni, wrote about Joe the Plumber, Sarah also seemed keen on going hunting with the foreign leader. Do the French even hunt? Anyway, this take…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 2, 2008