This just in: The Obamas are not getting divorced.
But that didn't stop media analyst and political activist Mark Dice from fooling pedestrians into believing the first couple were split-bound on a recent weekend.
The funny thing about his little social experiment? Few questioned the news, even after Dice -- clad in a t-shirt featuring an internet troll, no less -- told them reports of the split broke weeks ago.
Watch the video above for their priceless reactions, then check out the slideshow for some of our favorite pranks in gif form.