Drug Ad

This clip is the late 1990s follow-up to the classic brain on drugs–≤ campaign. The original campaign is expanded upon by Rachel Leigh Cook demolishing the kitchen with the frying pan.


Her tirade continues the analogy of the effects drugs have on ones family, friends, money, and job. What do you think of the persuasiveness of these commercials? Why did this campaign spawn so many spoofs and parodies in popular culture?