Ok, we’re not even going to pretend that this has anything to do with Glenn or his show (although Pat and Stu talked about it this afternoon) – but this has to be one of the funniest/terrifying videos ever. We’ve been passing it around the office and everyone is cracking up.
Gawker had the original video:
Brazilian variety show Programa Silvio Santos is known for fairly run-of-the-mill hidden camera gags like “Magnetic Soup” and “Pig Grinder.”
But its latest prank is notable not only for being far less lighthearted than the others, but also for being actual torture.
Titled “Ghost in the Elevator,” the so-called prank starts out normally enough, but soon the elevator lights start to flicker and out pops a little girl reminiscent of Samara from The Ringclutching a doll and starts to scream bloody murder and playtime is officially over.
The worst part? The dystopian laugh track playing over scenes of random people losing a good ten years off their lifespan.