Something that makes an April Fool's Day prank successful: time.
And Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans did just that when he tweeted this question on March 28th
Should I shave my brow?— Anthony Davis (@AntDavis23) March 28, 2018
So the day before, March 31st, Anthony took to Tweeter to shave the 'brow...
The people have spoken, time for a little change... pic.twitter.com/i5GiGdMei9— Anthony Davis (@AntDavis23) March 31, 2018
Some fans were not happy
WHY WOULD YOU DO THAT.— Darshan Shaastri #ClutchCity (@DShaastr1) March 31, 2018
No longer the Brow.. smh— jojo: #BTSOOTR #GeraldGreenSZN (@JoJo337_) March 31, 2018
Some were amused
This is the biggest separation since Earth continents, over millions of years, gradually moved apart, reshaping the planet we now live on— InsideHoops.com NBA (@InsideHoops) March 31, 2018
Aka biggest separation since Pangaea. pic.twitter.com/ivpP4xwvmS— Purple And Gold (@LVstackiN) March 31, 2018
What am I supposed to call you now ?— Paul Mayo (@PGDubRox) March 31, 2018
Great. Now I gotta pick off some of these black ones and glue some regular ones on 😩😩😩😭😭😭 pic.twitter.com/tJCJXG1CjT— Danny Palmer (@palmer102) March 31, 2018
And lots saw it for what it was
Phone drop. Gap is blurry. March 31st. Probably makeup/prosthetics or prerecorded, and it’ll be an April fools reveal tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/e19VWP4ZaI— Tate Renzenbrink (@TRbrink15) March 31, 2018
He is doing it right before april fools so🤔— Blank (@thibs911) March 31, 2018
I think he used makeup on it or something and April fools he comes back with it— Perfect Name (@ItIsntSatire) March 31, 2018
I thought for sure this was a joke when the camera cut away— Jay 🇺🇸🍀 (@Jaybird335) March 31, 2018
Why do i feel like it's still a joke and part of advertisement for Redbull? Am i woke?— Yar (@Numb058) March 31, 2018
And what do ya know.....