Posts Tagged ‘1951’

Cleanliness Is Next Dorkiness

Tuesday, February 20th, 2007

This is a rather hilarious educational film (circa 1951) that teaches personal hygiene to the children of neglectful parents. Soapy the cake of soap comes to young Billy Martin in a dream to teach him that it’s cool to wash your hands:

Duck And Cover

Sunday, October 15th, 2006

Now that the administration has by allowing to go nuclear, it seems appropriate to offer some nuclear safety advice.

was an educational film produced in by the US Government’s Civil Defense department as part of a  public awareness campaign of the dangers of nuclear war. The film was shown to American school children but it’s advice is dubious and it’s purpose was controversial. Was it really an "educational" film or a tactic designed to make children afraid of the and ?  You decide: