Five 2-minute videos and 1 new song, tell the story of GMOs—Fast

Five 2-minute videos and 1 new song, tell the story of GMOs—Fast

By Jeffrey M. Smith

I like long videos on GMOs, which tell the whole story and change people’s lives in one go. Our video Everything You HAVE TO KNOW about Dangerous Genetically Modified Foods is 84 minutes, but it does the heavy lifting. For example, when I was interviewed by Alex Bogusky for his FearLess TV Show he mentioned that he had tried unsuccessfully for years to get his parents to change their diet. He recently gave his dad (who was on the set with us) the “Everything…” DVD. His father did not watch it, but passed it onto his mother. Then Alex’s dad announced loudly, “And the next day I didn’t recognize anything in the refrigerator!”

But not everyone has 84 minutes to watch a video (or a wife who does). Lots of people have been asking me to produce short films. Even the 18-minute Your Milk on Drugs—Just Say No! is too long for people raised with an MTV time span.

So I asked Alex if he would like to videotape me for a few hours, and help me craft short messages. Alex hesitated.

I thought I was just asking for some lightweight advice during the shoot. But this was Alex Bogusky. He doesn’t do lightweight.

Alex was described by Fast Company as “the Elvis of advertising,” a “pop-culture Houdini,” and the “daddy of 21st-century advertising.” He designed the Truth Campaign for tobacco, brought the king to Burger King, was crowned “Creative Director of the Decade” by Adweek, and was a partner at a $1.5 billion company that Advertising Age named “Agency of the Decade,”…and then he walked away. Alex realized he could no longer speak his truth. Now, under his own banner of The Fearless Revolution, he’s empowering consumers who will counterbalance corporate power.

If he agreed to shoot the videos, Alex knew he wouldn’t stop there. He did agree, and he didn’t stop.

He took the footage, assembled a team, and created five fabulous 2-minute videos, presented now for the first time as the full series.

I’m adding to the mix a funny and brilliant new song about GMOs by the talented Rob Herring. He offers his 5-minute piece on iTunes, donating half of the $0.99 download fee to our Institute for Responsible Technology to help us stop the genetic engineering of the food supply. The download link is below.

My question for you is this: after you watch the videos and listen to the song, will you replace everything in your refrigerator? In any case, please share the links, so others will be enlightened, entertained, and consider adopting a non-GMO diet.

Safe eating.

It’s Time for a Food Fight (3 min)

Dont Experiment with your Baby (2 min)

Double Dipping Danger (2 min)

Double Dipping Danger (2 min)

Cap the Gene Spill (2 min)

GMO song: Question What’s Inside, by Rob Herring

You can DOWNLOAD THE SONG Question What’s Inside from iTunes. Remember to “Like” it and give it a “5 star” rating. You can also “Like” the Question What’s Inside FACEBOOK PAGE to stay updated on upcoming release dates for more humorous health awareness tunes from Rob Herring.

50% of all proceeds will be donated to Jeffrey Smith’s Institute for Responsible Technology to help raise GMO awareness.

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