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Subject: Best PSA from '80s

Written By: star500 on 06/22/09 at 10:39 pm

What do you think the best PSA's (Public Service Announcement) are for this particular era. The best ones, I think are:

Chew, Chew, Chew Your Food

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r_FiKSjdxbQ

"I learned it by watching you, Dad!"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-Elr5K2Vuo

"This is your brain...this is your brain on drugs...any questions?"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xtih-rOXXPw

When I grow up...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=giGkt5oAhT0

Don't Drown Your Food!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPydyVBvIQA

Yuckmouth

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OAdrmxhHV0E

"We're not candy"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLcjFIEINow

Girl jumping into the empty pool

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cwh1LBOGKTA

The Snake Drug Dealer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OSKQoy0T-S0

That last one used to scare the bejesus out of me...so post your own favorite PSA's from the '80s and enjoy the ones I posted!


Subject: Re: Best PSA from '80s

Written By: MaxwellSmart on 06/24/09 at 7:01 pm

What was the household safety tips one in which the pot of boiling water says evilly, "I just wait for a child to come along and grab my handle"?

The guys in the eighth grade had lots of fun with that one!  Uh-huh-huh-huh!
:P

Anyway, coming from my hippie background, I kept expecting the dad to say, "Tell me you didn't pay more than fifty bucks for this sh*t!"
8)

It's not so much PSA as a Mr. T-S-A:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_rBidCkJxo

Subject: Re: Best PSA from '80s

Written By: Midas on 06/25/09 at 10:53 am

I've always liked this one from G.I. Joe:

GAME OVER YEAAAAAAAAAH!  :D

Subject: Re: Best PSA from '80s

Written By: Womble on 06/25/09 at 9:07 pm

"We're Not Candy" was always my favorite.

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