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ziyulu

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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 12:38:33 AM

Bad news for Audi, Lexus, Google, and other companies keen on developing driverless cars: you've been beaten to the punch.

A video making the rounds on YouTube shows a driverless car pulling into the drive-through of various fast food restaurants, causing plenty of alarm and confusion among the people working the window.

The catch: there's actually a hidden driver.

The man behind the video prank is 24-year-old magician Rahat Hossain. Hossain, who lives in Virgina Beach, Va., has a YouTube channel called Magic of Rahat. The channel features dozens of videos with him using optical-illusion tricks to prank unsuspecting passersby and fast food employees working the drive-through window.
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endymion
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Message Posted: Jan 13, 2013 2:10:43 PM

funny!
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Billrusty
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Message Posted: Jan 13, 2013 3:26:09 AM

this is hilarious
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millerin
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Message Posted: Jan 13, 2013 12:09:43 AM

it's possible
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genoist
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 11:09:15 PM

I saw this video. It's an instant classic.
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lesndave
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 10:55:14 PM

Ingenious .... and funny too
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Ahking
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 10:44:49 PM

we all need to laugh sometimes. appreciate it.
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WalkingWV
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 8:43:23 PM

Funny!
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Zing20
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 8:09:52 PM

Great video
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mpg611
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 8:03:24 PM

LMAO thats good and hilarious! Hope to see more!
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schatzila
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 5:52:02 PM

instagram dat!
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bston
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 3:30:12 PM

Fun to watch!
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bwatchingu
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 3:25:38 PM

funny video
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Tacodan
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 3:09:06 PM

must be why our gas prices are up
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sljbc475
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 1:47:48 PM

Beware of pranksters!
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335d1
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 12:44:23 PM

A fun video.
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skb69sa
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 12:39:06 PM

Its all a game and not real on roads.
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Discovery02
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 10:10:35 AM

What's so surprising? Driverless cars get hungry too and when you're driving, "drive-thru" makes sense.

[Edited by: Discovery02 at 1/12/2013 10:11:01 AM EST]
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car253
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 9:54:10 AM

GREAT PRANK!!!
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must87searcher
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 9:34:27 AM

What a joke.
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58salty
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 9:10:54 AM

How much did he pay for gas?
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doeslayersr
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 8:24:39 AM

Do not be fooled by Rahat.
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 8:01:22 AM

Funny
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gs7101
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 7:54:19 AM

I saw the guy behind this prank on the Today Show; he demonstrated how he pulled it off.
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 7:50:59 AM

NICE.
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 7:26:21 AM

Poor fast food workers pranked.
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danny999
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 7:15:21 AM

The young man behind the seat/prank,was on Fox News this morning.Hilarious.
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 6:59:45 AM

Funny
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 6:42:21 AM

Ok
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 6:05:37 AM

this was enjoyable,i'll email it to some of my friends
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 6:02:30 AM

Fake arrest him...
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wrunner
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 5:58:29 AM

Virginia Beach very own!

Albeit, unseen.

Wonderfully tricked.

Tricked wonderfully.
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 5:43:02 AM

THE FLU TOO
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rbrk02
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 5:36:40 AM

Saw this in the news. It was funny.
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 5:28:31 AM

Wake up the people at the drive thru
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 4:59:30 AM

Hilarious!
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52MPG
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 4:45:28 AM

14,050,855 views. WOW!!!
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djgunrunner
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 4:45:07 AM

I was a great trick.
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 3:38:23 AM

Make the whole car disappear and the cops.....
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 3:37:06 AM

Saw this on Fox & Friends - he made boxes to cover him. He is driving but looks like a car seat.
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LauraLea5
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 3:19:11 AM

Great video - had me fooled!
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coughlin
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 3:12:15 AM

Dumb.
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 2:58:00 AM

This is a great illusion
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UseLessGasFolks
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 2:37:01 AM


Funny...
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 2:34:59 AM

His best prank so far
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diesel8888
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 2:33:26 AM

Pretty funny!
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 2:31:28 AM

could be funny - pull this on a cop in a bad mood...
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 2:30:24 AM

He should get a job.

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jwalkerh
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 2:25:30 AM

Definitely good for a few laughs...
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 2:23:05 AM

Candid camera all over again.
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 2:19:01 AM

snky2k ... Not much anymore. It used to be though.
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