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Homeless People Read Mean Tweets in Heartbreaking PSA

Homeless People Read Mean Tweets in Heartbreaking PSA

By Josh Wolford April 3, 2015

A Canadian organization is taking a popular viral concept and turning it on its head. You’ve probably laughed along as musicians, actors, politicians, athletes, and other celebrities read mean tweets about themselves. The popular bit is the work of Jimmy …

Powerful PSA Against Stand Your Ground Laws Re-Enacts Trayvon Martin Murder Powerful PSA Against Stand Your Ground Laws Re-Enacts Trayvon Martin Murder

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The Trayvon Martin murder case and ensuing George Zimmerman trail rocked the United States to its core in a variety of ways; while many activists and social justice enthusiasts staked their claims on Zimmerman’s guilt and raged against the jury’s …

Real Nerd Talks About Being a Real Nerd, as Opposed to a Hot Girl with Glasses Who Calls Herself a Nerd [VIDEO] Real Nerd Talks About Being a Real Nerd, as Opposed to a Hot Girl with Glasses Who Calls Herself a Nerd [VIDEO]

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I’m not really a nerd. I do nerdy things, but I’m not actually a nerd. I play Skyrim and wear thick glasses (because I actually need them), but I know that on the scale of nerddom, I probably don’t even …

Watch Celebrities Tell You to Vote, For Anything Watch Celebrities Tell You to Vote, For Anything

It’s that time of the year again (ok, time of the every four years). It’s voting season, which means there will be plenty of people who come along and tell you that you have to vote, and how much it …

Ok, Finland, You’ve Scared Me into Never Drinking Around My Kids [VIDEO] Ok, Finland, You’ve Scared Me into Never Drinking Around My Kids [VIDEO]

I don’t have children, but if I did I imagine I probably wouldn’t want to get hammered drunk in front of them. Apparently, that sentiment isn’t shared by everyone, and Finnish group Lasinen lapsuus (Fragile Childhood) is fighting to get …

Watch 5th-Graders Describe the Internet with Mind-Blowing Precision…in 1995 Watch 5th-Graders Describe the Internet with Mind-Blowing Precision…in 1995

The internet is our telephone, our TV, shopping center, and workplace – this is all true. And a 1995 Public Service Announcement featuring a class of 5th-graders accurately predicted these things about the internet – back in 1995. The PSA …

Brush Your Teeth And Dougie At The Same Time Brush Your Teeth And Dougie At The Same Time

I’ll be honest: I’m not a fan of brushing my teeth. I hate the way the toothbrush feels and the sound it makes is like nails on a chalkboard to me. Obviously, I do it anyway, because I hate going …

Bryan Cranston Breaks Good, Supports Gay Marriage [VIDEO] Bryan Cranston Breaks Good, Supports Gay Marriage [VIDEO]

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Bryan Cranston is best known nowadays for his award-winning portrayal of Walter White, a man torn between a benevolent nature he once had and the malevolent creature that his decision have forced him to become. But when it comes to …

U.S. Government Pirates TVShack.net to Share Pithy Anti-Piracy Propaganda U.S. Government Pirates TVShack.net to Share Pithy Anti-Piracy Propaganda

If you’ve tried to go to sites like Megaupload or Ninjavideo or any other file-sharing site that has been seized by the U.S. government, instead of seeing the website you’ll be met with a notice from the government telling you …

Romania’s Weird “Protect Children From The Internet” Ads Romania’s Weird “Protect Children From The Internet” Ads
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We all know the Internet is full of “dark alleys” featuring content that is clearly not suitable for children. In fact, an entire cross-section of software development is devoted to filtering the web, making it “safer” for the younger users …

Walking Dead, Dexter, and True Blood Stars Give Out Official Spoiler Rules
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Spoilers are an epidemic. Just last week I DVR’d The Walking Dead, with plans to watch it later, to only have it ruined via a Facebook update. I never wanted a dislike button more in my life. Thankfully the good …

Save Community PSA Video, Donald Glover Needs Your Help Save Community PSA Video, Donald Glover Needs Your Help

Firefly, Arrested Development, Veronica Mars, Freaks & Geeks — R.I.P. So many taken before they came into true fruition; it’s always a shame to see a TV show ended before true completion. Sometimes there are valid reasons for this – …

Ad Council Launches New AOL-Backed Social Site for PSAs

The Advertising Council, which is the leading producer of public service announcements in the United States, has unveiled a new site at MyAdCouncil.org. The site is intended to encourage advertising agencies, media companies, and advertisers to expand the reach of their PSAs by using social media platforms.