PSA Sunday: Pee-Wee Herman Discusses the Pitfalls of Crack Cocaine

     December 25, 2011

While most PSA’s nab intimidating or influential celebrities in order to better deter youngsters from dangerous activities, Pee-Wee Herman is not the first name that comes to mind when thinking of people who would keep kids off drugs.  However, that’s exactly what he’s doing in this vintage PSA about the dangers of crack.  It’s eerily reminiscent of Tim Meadows’ character in Walk Hard, and I half expected Herman to end with “You don’t want no part of this shit!”  The piece also takes place in a dark room with spotlights, so you know Pee-Wee’s super serious.  Hit the jump to learn a lesson and click here for more PSA Sundays.

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