For #NoSavesies 2017, the PPD Channeled “Stranger Things”

by Claire Sasko | December 7, 2017 9:18 am

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Photo via the Philadelphia Police Department

Snow’s in the forecast[1] this weekend – and that means #nosavesies[2] season is upon us.

This year, Philly police are warning against the (illegal!) tradition of #savesies with a video that parodies one of the best shows ever created, Stranger Things[3].

Their video is called #SavesieThings, and we love it. It highlights all the bizarre objects[4] people have used to save shoveled parking spots[5] over the years, like these:

Very creative but please don't forget #NoSavesies[6] @PhillyPolice[7] pic.twitter.com/Fn0osbWHkk[8]

— PPD 12th District (@PPD12Dist) January 23, 2016[9]

And here it is in all its glory:

Here’s last year’s #NoSavesies video, which channeled Drake, in case you forgot how good it was:

Endnotes:
  1. in the forecast: http://www.phillymag.com/news/2017/12/05/first-snow-wintry-mix/
  2. #nosavesies: http://www.phillymag.com/tag/nosavesies/
  3. Stranger Things: https://www.netflix.com/title/80057281
  4. bizarre objects: http://www.phillymag.com/news/2016/01/22/favorite-savesies-weapons-choice-ranked/
  5. save shoveled parking spots: http://www.phillymag.com/news/2014/01/24/philadelphia-nosavesies-bunch-bs/
  6. #NoSavesies: https://twitter.com/hashtag/NoSavesies?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
  7. @PhillyPolice: https://twitter.com/PhillyPolice?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
  8. pic.twitter.com/Fn0osbWHkk: https://t.co/Fn0osbWHkk
  9. January 23, 2016: https://twitter.com/PPD12Dist/status/691013119360024576?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

Source URL: http://www.phillymag.com/news/2017/12/07/nosavesies-stranger-things-police/