Trolling College Kids About ISIS: The Trend That's Catching On

ISIS pranks are all the rage.

Members of the Kurdish Peshmerga forces and the Iraqi security forces patrol on a road as smoke billows from the Khubbaz oil field, some 25 km west of the northern city of Kirkuk, on February 2, 2015, a fews days after Peshmerga forces and police retook the area from Islamic State (IS) group.

Photographer: Marwan Ibrahim/AFP/Getty Images)

James O'Keefe's Project Veritas has struck again. The undercover journalist and video provocateur released a tape Tuesday in which a camera operator posed as a young Moroccan looking to attend Cornell University and start a club. He strolled into the office of Joseph Scaffido, an assistant dean for student activity, and asked whether he could start a special kind of club to bring Islamic "freedom fighters" to campus. The dean blithely goes along.

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