In The Guardian, Alexis Petridis penned a fantastic reflection on the UK’s scary public information films of the 1960s to 1980s. For more than 60 years, the government’s Central Office of Information (COI) created FUD-fostering films about talking to strangers, playing with matches, sticking things in electric outlets, rabies, slippery floors, etc. The COI was shut down last week due to funding cuts.

In The Guardian, Alexis Petridis penned a fantastic reflection on the UK’s scary public information films of the 1960s to 1980s. For more than 60 years, the government’s Central Office of Information (COI) created FUD-fostering films about talking to strangers, playing with matches, sticking things in electric outlets, rabies, slippery floors, etc. The COI was shut down last week due to funding cuts.

So much greatness <<<----- A movie they need to make a movie together.  I'd watch that.

So much greatness <<<----- A movie they need to make a movie together. I'd watch that.

A teenager allegedly recorded himself punching a cat and uploaded the video to…

A teenager allegedly recorded himself punching a cat and uploaded the video to…

I thought about this comic once in class, a film class mind you. We were watching a serious movie and there I am in the back choking like an idiot

I thought about this comic once in class, a film class mind you. We were watching a serious movie and there I am in the back choking like an idiot

HELP I'M LITERALLY DYING XD Okay that's something my brother and his "best friend" would do ... I mean really

HELP I'M LITERALLY DYING XD Okay that's something my brother and his "best friend" would do ... I mean really

Old bear and his friends. "Read us a story old bear, we'll all gather round..." Adored this!

Old bear and his friends. "Read us a story old bear, we'll all gather round..." Adored this!

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