Nuclear Preparedness PSA (with captions)

“So there’s been a nuclear attack. Don’t ask me how or why, just know that the big one has hit, okay?” The video was released Monday on Youtube and has racked up nearly 300,000 views as of July 12. Um, that’s definitely not okay.


The guide urges New York City residents to do the following:

This PSA is not the first oddball public education attempt by a New York City office in recent memory. Earlier this month, the New York City Department of Sanitation released a tongue-in-cheek TikTok to their official account modeled after those famous ASPCA ads with Sarah McLachlan speaking on behalf of sad dogs. “Will you move your car? Every day litter gets on the streets of our city, and it’s crying to be cleaned up,” says Department of Sanitation Commissioner Jessica Tisch in black-and-white over McLachlan’s “In the Arms of an Angel.” The TikTok urges residents of the city to move their cars away from curbs on days where Department of Sanitation street sweepers prowl the concrete jungle. The video has since gathered over 140,000 views since it was posted.