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People Watch Terrifying Canadian PSAs For The First Time

"This is more abstract art than PSAs..."

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If you grew up in Canada in the '90s, you knew that the government-issued PSA commercials were not messing around.

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They still scar you today.

So BuzzFeed Canada had BuzzFeed Video watch and react to some of our most (in)famous PSAs.

And the reactions were all too relatable.

But nothing was more real than the shared joy-turned-devastation of "House Hippo" (90s Canadian kids, you already know).

Watch the entire thing here:

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You yourself can watch all of PSAs referenced in the video here — including a ton of even more traumatizing Canadian ads.