That is, except for a group of pranksters who call themselves Prangstgrup, that has garnered a cult following on YouTube for a video called Teach.
In the video, group member Mike Barry raises his hand during a real-life chemistry class at Columbia University, and breaks out in an elaborate Broadway-style musical number in front of his surprised and unsuspecting classmates.
Barry claims hes only interrupted one classroom in the name of musical theater, but now says hes noticing tons of copycats are appearing online.
Says Barry: Its crazy so many people have tried their own version of the prank.
Although he realizes college students across the U.S. are on edge right now, he feels responsible pranks like his will help people heal during this dark time.
As he puts it, Theres gotta be a way to start the healing process and what better way then through laughter?
He continues: Laughter really is the best medicine.
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