TOP NEWS Promotes Positive Pranks

Is this the end of the "fail" video?, the online viral video and entertainment site, is looking to promote "positive pranks", saying yesterday that it has tied with YouTube comedy duo SMOTH and YouTube pranksters Stuart Edge, LAHWF, Greg Benson and Jack Vale, to put a positive spin on video pranks. According to, it will offer up one dollar to social organization for every 1,000 views on a new set of Prank it FWD videos. Those videos include a prank where the crew surprises a waitress with her "best shift ever" as well as other similar, positive pranks.