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Samuel L. Jackson's 'Wake the F**K Up' Might Be the Best Political Ad Ever

Liz Dwyer

Samuel L. Jackson has a NSFW-ish (the video above is bleeped) message for all the apathetic Obama supporters there: Wake the F**K Up! Last year Jackson's audiobook recording of the satirical children's book "Go the F**k to Sleep" was a YouTube hit. Now he's teamed up the author, Adam Mansbach, and the Jewish Council for Education & Research on a video short. Jackson breaks down the issues with real talk, Seuss-style rhymes for every age group: parents, college students, and even grandma.

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  • Jeff Nelder

    The best teachers, or for that matter, lessons, are infused with universal context. Jackson's satirical children's book created a 'thing' that bridges context and helps create a place in the brain for the message he's working to convey. Really love the manifestation of creativity, urgency, education and YT produced archetype.