The Scary Truth About Oversharing Online

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Prankster comedian Jack Vale is at it again -- pulling pranks and freaking people out. It’s always entertaining when you’re on the other side of the camera, right?

This time he’s teaching a valuable lesson about how to use social media to become psychic. Or at least he’s making a good point about being careful regarding what you choose to post onto social media sites.

He searched for the closest Twitter, Instagram, and other social media posts to his location, then went through people’s feeds to find out their birthdays, the names of their pets, random information about their families ... and then he found them in real life and pretended to be psychic by knowing all that information.

Take a look:

Does this make you think twice about what you what to post online?

 

Image via jackvalefilms/YouTube

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