Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

Arts and Entertainment

Video: Kids Cry And Curse During Jimmy Kimmel's Halloween Candy Prank

2014_10_cryingkid1.jpg
Stories like these are only possible with your help!
You have the power to keep local news strong for the coming months. Your financial support today keeps our reporters ready to meet the needs of our city. Thank you for investing in your community.

Jimmy Kimmel's Halloween candy prank videos are now legend, with parents eagerly torturing their children for our late night TV pleasure. Also, why are Boston sports fans such crybabies?

The gimmick: Tell your kids that you've eaten all their hard-earned Halloween candy and let the meltdown begin.

Kimmel points out that if you have too much Halloween candy, you can donate it Operation Gratitude, which will put the candy into care packages for U.S. troops.