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The KTLA news crew got a chance to let out their inner 13-year-olds the other day during their birthday round-up.

Weatherman Henry DiCarlo wished a happy 10th birthday to a certain "Hugh Janus" with a straight face, and right away anchorman Chris Schauble started laughing: "It's one of's one of those..." DiCarlo figured out too late that—much like Moe the Tavern owner on "The Simpsons"—he'd been pranked.

He played it off pretty well, laughing at himself: "I totally fell for it, didn't I?"

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