Two Guys and One of the Greatest Practical Jokes of All Time

In this video from our new YouTube channel (click here to subscribe), we take a look at one of the greatest practical jokes of all time, which took place in London on November 27, 1809 and was the result of a bet between famed English author Theodore Hook and architect and writer Samuel Beazley.

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  • Minda

    I read…what were these two thinking? Of course you could only get away with all that back then!

  • Anthony

    this doesn’t seem likely as it would be impossible to write and mail 4000 letters, and have them received and responded to with deliveries within one week of the bet.