It's winter prank season, and it looks like the urchins of Southern Colorado are going up a level on their end-of-year douchbaggery. This time the plastic-wrap trick cracked a windshield. Next time, it could waste a biker. That's happened before.
As Colorado's KKTV reports, a car was going through an intersection in Colorado Springs, when it struck a line of plastic wrap strung across the road. The driver wasn't hurt, but the impact cracked the car's windshield. Apparently the kids hung around, and when the cops came they admitted perpetrating the caper. All five were served with summonses and released to their parents.
According to Funnypracticaljokes.com, the plastic-wrap roadblock prank (not to be confused with the plastic-wrap wrap prank), isn't funny if the car actually hits the line of plastic wrap—usually strung between two trees. In fact, if you're using enough layers of wrap to actually crack a windshield, you're really doing it wrong. To wit: