Improv Everywhere's 'The Mute Button' (VIDEO)

05/31/2011 12:37 pm ET | Updated Jul 31, 2011

Let's face facts: Urban living can be annoyingly loud. More often than not, you probably wish you had a mute button that you could use on other people to keep them from getting on your nerves. Well, Improv Everywhere's latest video creates the illusion that a real life mute button somehow actually exists in Brooklyn's Prospect Park.

See how normal New Yorkers react when everything around them suddenly gets quiet.

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