Tag: psa

In this footage shot for a PSA from the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), the voiceover actor hijacks the original spot and produces an alternate, more honest version. It’s not exactly a director’s cut, but close.

The narrator in One Got Fat, the bizarre bicycle safety PSA filmed in 1963, warns that danger lurks everywhere when the rules of the road are ignored. One by one, the bicycling monkeys learn the error of their ways. You’ll need to watch until the end (video below) to understand why the children are wearing monkey masks…

Here’s a message from the late 1940s/early 1950s delivered by Vincent Price at the conclusion of a radio broadcast of “The Saint.” It has a certain public service announcement feel to it, as Price is attempting to sound more informative and less creepy.