21 Most Laughably Ineffective American Drug PSAs

Since 1988, the U.S. government has spent well over $1 billion on anti-drugs advertising. These are the best of the worst ads from the "War On Drugs."

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1. We'll start with: The Classic.

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2. Rachel Leigh Cook breaks stuff in the follow-up ad.

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3. Another classic "I LEARNED IT BY WATCHING YOU!"

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4. The modern-day follow-up to the above spot. Dad is definitely a Tweaker.

5. "This is your leg on drugs..."

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6. So, my brain is much more chill on pot. Cool.

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7. Yes, yes, yes, and yes. Thai stick, LOL.

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8. Smoke weed, and your dog talks to you? Cool.

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9. Smoking weed = getting kicked by a mini-horse.

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10. If you smoke pot, the terrorists win. Who's the Mr. Know-it-all bald guy? NSA? CIA?

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11. And here is an amazingly racist PSA — "Drug abuse is the new slavery."

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12. Faux Fresh Prince is straight up goofy.

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13. Yisssssssssssss. PSA straight out of Buckaroo Banzai.

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14. Meth — It turns white women into black women? What the FUCK.

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15. Let's all sing the METH jingle!

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16. Meth — man killed by exploding hummingbird.

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17. Meth — YOU'RE SUCH A BAD PHOTOGRAPHER, MOM, I'M GOING TO KILL YOU. (not a government ad)

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18. Uncle Ron is fucking hilarious.

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19. Anti-pot ad that was perfectly parodied by Dave Chappelle (see his parody here).

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20. The 2nd funniest anti-pot spot ever produced. It won a lot of awards!

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21. And, the funniest anti-pot spot ever produced.

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