YouTuber exacts vengeance on package thieves with stinky glitter bomb

“Tis the season for a pile of packages on the front porch and the dastardly Grinches who pilfer them, so enter YouTuber Mark Rober who went to great lengths to punish porch pirates nabbing boxes off doorsteps,” Marcus Gilmer reports for Mashable.

In the video, “Rober walks us through his problem (someone swiping his packages) and comes up with a brilliant solution (a magnificent glitter bomb),” Gilmer reports. “And, boy, does he go all in with his contraption, featuring multiple cell phones to record the action, GPS, lots and lots of glitter, and even fart spray.”

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MacDailyNews Take: We love it! Package thieves deserve comeuppance – safe comeuppance, of course – and to contemplate their life choices.


  1. Oh hell no. He should have used paint or skunk spray with an oil base. That would last days and mess up their cars, clothes and homes.

    They deserve so much more than glitter and farts.

  2. I’ve watched this guy’s videos for a few years. Excellent production and well engineered projects.

    This is well worth watching. I’ve thought about doing something similar but living out in the country with guns and dogs, we don’t have this problem.

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