15 Pranks They Never Saw Coming (GIFS)

The most important part of any prank is the element of surprise. These 15 clever individuals were able to pull off some crazy (and some cringe-worthy) pranks on their friends by surprising them at just right moment. Like, when they're about to be hit in the face by a basketball. Scroll through the slideshow to see all the GIF-tastic prank action.