Bullying Can Wreck Your Day

❝ We know 2017 has been a dark year when a fast food chain is suddenly one of the most principled public figures in America. But, bear with us. Burger King put out an anti-bullying PSA that’s surprisingly moving and effective. Yes, the company that made the super-creepy plastic-headed king mascot. Yes, this is basically a three minute Burger King ad. And, yes, it’s not subtle. But this PSA is better than it has a right to be, and is certainly more than you’d expect from a restaurant that doesn’t really have an ethical obligation beyond selling burgers.

And, let’s be frank, this is a serious issue. So if it takes Burger King of all places to shame more adults into intervening, we’ll take it.

Thanks, UrsaRodinia and others

One thought on “Bullying Can Wreck Your Day

  1. Kill the pig says:

    “This Kentucky kid doesn’t want to pray in school. Now he’s being bullied” https://www.courier-journal.com/story/news/local/joseph-gerth/2017/12/01/kentucky-school-prayer-public-school-bullying-gerth-column/905963001/
    ‘Bullycide.’ 10-Year-Old Girl’s Suicide Was Result of Bullying Video, Parents Say http://time.com/5044974/ashawnty-davis-10-year-old-suicide-bullying/
    “13-year-old girl who committed suicide was victim of bullying, family says” http://abc13.com/bullying-leads-to-13-year-old-girls-suicide-family-says/2728010/
    List of suicides that have been attributed to bullying https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_suicides_that_have_been_attributed_to_bullying

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