Padlock ear – the latest prank trend to hit the Twittersphere.
The premise is as simple as it sounds, pranksters are putting padlocks in those big stretched holes people – for some bizarre reason – put in their ears. You know the ones, the big plastic rings that deform the lobe, otherwise known as flesh tunnels.
This guy on Twitter demonstrates why you should never fall asleep on a park bench with a huge gaping hole in your ear:
That last photo is incredible.
And there’s more:
I put a padlock in Drew's ear last week and hid the key pic.twitter.com/rasa9xIiayAdvertisement
— m (@vegancurlyfry) March 21, 2015
100 retweets and I'll padlock his ear pic.twitter.com/tstmZuHKT1Advertisement
— Vincent Scanlon (@VincentScanlon5) March 4, 2015
The boys putting a padlock on someone's ear tonight 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/CftUbAxoGU
— Rachel McKenzie (@__s0fly) July 19, 2014
THEY PUT A PADLOCK IN MY EAR OH MY GOD pic.twitter.com/5DuowYzlXL
— sam (@salas_sam) February 22, 2014
Bit harsh, but I guess that’s what you get when you have a massive hole in your ear. Apparently…