TODAY   |  October 08, 2013

Coffee shop prank has patrons fearing the supernatural

A viral video portrays a young woman having a “Carrie”-style telekinetic meltdown in a coffee shop, sending books flying and tables turning. It was revealed that the staged prank was the brainchild of Thinkmodo, a viral video marketing company, to promote the upcoming new version of “Carrie.”

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>> for your morning cup

of coffee and then this happens: oh my god.

>> that sucks, i'm sorry.

>> that just got all over my stuff.

>> just get away from me. just get away from me.

>> wow. this video obviously a set up prank to promote a remake of the horror flick carrie.

>> oh my god.

>> yeah. our good pals did this and rigged the tables, the books by remote control and those reactions are all from real people. not actors.