Australian Anti-Drug PSA Might Offend Teens And Sloths Alike
An Australian anti-marijuana PSA featuring an anthropomorphic sloth backfired when it was both criticized and laughed at.By Samantha Crook | December 20, 2015
An Australian anti-marijuana campaign chose to use an anthropomorphic sloth as its mascot.
A lot of teens are getting a laugh out of the government-sponsored ads, and some are criticizing them – but they're not the only ones.
One member of New South Wales Parliament tweeted: "Just saw the #StonerSloth ads. Not sure where NSW Gov's ad guys found Chewbaccas siblings, but those videos are... Quite something."