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People Are Not Happy About a New Prank Show Starring the Kid from 'Stranger Things'

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It's 2019 and we seem to be intent on digging ourselves even deeper into an apocalyptic hole. Between game shows that want to help pay off your student debt and a veritable clown car full of Democratic candidates for president, the real world is looking more and more like the cartoonish, post-apocalyptic universe of The Hunger Games or other similarly bleak YA book series. 

So it wasn't really a surprise, just a disappointment, when Netflix announced that there would be a new prank show hosted by a child, Gaten Matarazzo of Stranger Things, where he fools people who think they're at the first day of a new part-time job. I guess joke's on them, they're still unemployed?