Fireside Chats: Stay-at-Home Promos
Here in Alabama, we are now under “safer-at-home” orders, which doesn’t really mean anything, as not much has changed from the “shelter-at-home” order we were under before, except that some stores are allowed to open that weren’t before. You still can’t go into a restaurant to eat, though. Movie theaters are still closed. You still are supposed to keep six feet away from other people if you go into Walmart. And you’re supposed to wear a mask. Some states have lifted all regulations. Some might still be under full lockdown for all I know. Whatever the case, we can safely say that no one, not a single one, is not currently affected in some way by the ‘Rona shutdown. With that being the case, these promo videos, encouraging people to stay at home, are still timely.
Simon Pegg and Nick Frost from SHAUN OF THE DEAD offer a PSA encouraging us to stay home here.
A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET stars Lisa Wilcox, Heather Langenkamp, Mark Patton, Andras Jones, Brooke Bundy, Ken Sagoes, Brooke Theiss, and Troy Newkirk sing us a jumprope song instructing us in the basics of coronavirus care in this video.
And Freddy Krueger himself, Robert Englund, took to Twitter to urge his fans to wear their gloves when they go out.
WAYNE MILLER is the owner and creative director of EVIL CHEEZ PRODUCTIONS, specializing in theatrical performances and haunted attractions. He has written, produced, and directed (and occasionally acted in) over two dozen plays, most of them in the Horror and True Crime genres. He obtained a doctorate in Occult Studies from Miskatonic University and is an active paranormal investigator. Is frequently told he resembles Anton Lavey. And Ming the Merciless.
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