The Cornstarch Milk Prank

This is something I came up with awhile back to get my sister for April fools. It works great, and is easy, cheap, and hilarious.

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Step 1: Ingredients

All you need is:

- an empty milk jug
- cornstarch
- Water

Exact quantities of these ingredients isn't critical, as long as it looks realistic. I find a good ratio is 1 part cornstarch to 5 parts water by weight.

Step 2: Set the Trap.

Put in the cornstarch and water, shake it up, put it in the fridge, and wait for your first victim.

Remember, after you leave it a while it begins to settle, and you have to shake it up some more. I like to leave it in the fridge overnight, then shake it up before my family eats breakfast.

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    9 years ago on Introduction

     we were going to do that once to my brother, he loves skim milk (and we think its disgusting) so we were going to see if he still loved it even if it was made of water and cornstarch-we got to lazy though-nice to see that the mixture actually works out.