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Coby Persin

YouTube prankster whose channel, zipkid99, earned more than 1.9 million subscribers. Many of his videos, including "Girl Walks Around NYC With No Pants" and "Making Homeless Guys Arm Wrestle For Money," have been viewed more than 10 million times. He worked as a model for Abercrombie & Finch for a year before creating his YouTube channel. He has appeared in advertisements for companies like Fuerte Men, Mentality Magazine and the NFL. He was raised in New York with a brother. He was inspired to start making prank videos by fellow YouTube pranksters like Vitaly Zdorovetskiy. [+]