THOUSANDS OUT ONLY WITH UNDERWEAR TO CELEBRATE ‘NO PANTS SUBWAY RIDE’ IN EUROPE, AMERICA, OTHERS

0
983

Thousands of people shed their pants and skirts to take part in the “No Pants Subway Ride” prank observed on Sunday, just for laughs, around the world.

Young and old of all ages participated in the stunt in Europe, America, Asia and Australia held once a year in dozens of places.

trouser 4Organised by New York City-based prank collective Improv Everywhere, the annual event was launched in 2002 and has since spread to more than 60 cities.

In places as far apart as Bangkok, Jerusalem, London, Sofia, Stockholm, New York and Washington, participants – fully clothed on top – rode the subway while showing off their panties, briefs and boxers.

Many wore sunglasses, while some donned brightly coloured underwear and socks.trouser 2

Improv Everywhere asks participants to abide by two requirements: being willing to strip down and keeping “a straight face about it.”

TROUSERWhile the first “No Pants Subway Ride” had just seven participants, recent renditions have counted nearly 4,000 in New York and thousands more around the globe, according to Improv Everywhere.

The prank collective’s founder Charlie Todd called the event a “celebration of silliness,” and said its goal is simply to make others laugh and smile.

 

 

 

 

 

————————————

Nigeria’s first online tabloid

 

 

Sign up for our daily newsletter

Get the latest news delivered straight to your inbox every day. Stay informed with the Orijo Reporter's leading coverage of Nigerian and world news.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here