LeBron James attempts lame April Fools' prank on his Twitter followers

Heat superstar announced he was releasing a mix tape. But he's not.

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There are millions of examples of why it's better to just stay away from the Internet on April Fools' Day.

The latest comes from the best basketball player in the world.

Let's take a look a look at the real knee-slapper pulled off by LeBron James on Tuesday afternoon.

Here's his clever setup.

And then a short time later, the payoff.

Are you dying? Just laughing hysterically? Gasping for breath from laughing so loud? Yeah, we didn't think so.

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