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Thousands vow to ‘storm the Bermuda Triangle’ as new event goes viral

More than 18,000 people have signed up to storm the Bermuda Triangle after a viral plot to overwhelm Area 51. Prankster Anthony Carnovale is calling on thousands to band together and travel to the ship-swallowing region — which he insists “can’t swallow all of us.” He’s drawn inspiration from a prank event suggesting that a mass of people attempt to run into the mysterious Area 51 facility to “see them aliens.” More than 1.6million people have pledged on Facebook to take part in the bizarre joke — which has even prompted a warning from the US Air Force. Organizers of the plot to overrun the notorious Nevada facility on September 20 have confirmed that it’s all a tongue-in-cheek gag. However, Carnovale insists he’s ...