SARAH MCLACHLAN

Sarah McLachlan Explains How She Became The Star Of That Super Depressing ASPCA Commercial

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The 'Angel' singer says that the decision to sit down and record a PSA was a simple process that just so happened to raise $30 million.

GUN VIOLENCE

A New PSA Wants Kids To Steal Their Parents’ Guns And Give Them To Their Teachers

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A San Francisco-based production company made the video, which depicts a boy bringing his mom's gun to school to give to his teacher.

URINATING GIANT PANDAS

Watch A Chinese PSA Featuring A Graffiti-Loving Panda Pissing On A Bridge

China's CCTV has pulled a PSA featuring a man in a panda wreaking havoc in Australia. This is a sad day for everyone.

The Wire

Has Anyone Ever Seen This Weird Safe Sex PSA With The Cast Of ‘The Wire’?

Cast members from 'The Wire' join to promote safe sex in this, um, unique video from 2007.

SEX TOYS

This New Gun Safety PSA Features Children Playing With Their Moms’ Dildos

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The gun safety advocacy group Evolve is certainly going to get people talking with this PSA that has two kids fighting with sex toys.

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Listen To The Nice Lady: Turn Your Phone 90 Degrees Or She’ll Murder Your Entire Family

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In this helpful PSA, a pretty lady with an acoustic guitar sings a folksy pop song about why you should hold your phone the correct way.

PSAs

This Sexy Australian PSA Promises A Horrible Death To Students Who Skip School

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If you skip school, you die. That's the lesson of this PSA from Australia.

#comic con

Video: Nick Kroll Helps People Cope With Post Comic-Con Stress Disorder

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With Comic-Con getting underway, we’re in for a billion-trillion-zillion jokes about nerds in costumes from every comic and “Twitter comic” under the sun (with SPF 2,000 protection) so I figured we’d get a little taste of that today with Nick Kroll’s fake PSA on how to deal with “Post Comic-Con Stress Disorder.

SEX PSAS

Let’s Finish Writing This 1970s Sex-Ed Film About A Kid Who’s Caught Masturbating By His Mom

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Poor Ricky, all he wanted to do was "pleasure himself," and then he got caught by his mother in this PSA.

PSAs

Grumpy Cat Is Now Being Used To Discourage Teens From Drinking

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It's Grumpy Cat's world. We're all just living in it. But you probably already knew that.

#COMMERCIALS

Werner Herzog’s “Don’t Text While Driving” PSA, and lines that would’ve made it more Herzoggy

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Werner Herzog directed this "Don't Text While Driving" PSA for AT&T's "It Can Wait" campaign, and it's a bit disappointing if you were hoping for some Herzoggery.

VIVICA A FOX

Vivica A. Fox And Eric Roberts Starred In PSAs For ‘Cool Cat Finds A Gun’

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I want to preface this post by saying that I think that anyone with any ounce of celebrity status who uses his or her fame for good causes should be commended.

PSAs

Here’s Jackie Chan Starring In An Anti-AIDS PSA With A Kung-Fu Condom

More movie stars should star in PSAs about AIDS with condoms.

remixes

Drug PSA Hip-Hop Remix

A remix for all the kids who grew up in the 90's and saw way too many drug awareness PSAs.

SCARY

Being Berry Berry Safe

Learn how to say no to strangers from a clown in Oregon named Blueberry, who is far more terrifying than any stranger you could possibly imagine.

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Larry David Really Wants You To Vote

In case you haven't heard, there's a big election coming up in November. And Larry David really wants YOU to vote.

PSAs

This 1995 Internet PSA Is Shockingly Prophetic

Every now and then a video from the past will emerge that in some way predicts what the future -- which for us is now -- will look like with the internet as part of our everyday lives. This one from 1995 basically predicted my entire life at present accurately, right down to using the web for finding cat food cupcake recipes.

strange

South Korea's Anti-Bullying Solution: Angry Birds?

We've talked before about how insanely popular "Angry Birds" is, but look no further than usually game-suspicious South Korea accepting it to get an idea of what a global cultural phenomenon it is now.

#Community

Donald Glover Made A ‘Save Community’ PSA

You know, it just dawned on me that it's been far too long since we've whined about Community getting shafted by NBC.


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