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The global flagship store for Kura Sushi, a Japanese conveyor-belt sushi restaurant chain, is pictured here in January 2020 in Tokyo. Conveyor-belt sushi restaurants have been the target of a spate of pranks. Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP via Getty Images

Sam Sanders chats with Eric André. NPR hide caption

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Tyler Barriss, seen in a 2015 booking photo after a fake bomb threat, is accused of making a prank call that led to a man's death. Glendale, Calif., Police Department/AP hide caption

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Glendale, Calif., Police Department/AP