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Watch David Lynch's amazingly creepy 1991 PSA about New York's rat infestation

Not all of David Lynch's commercials had the caffeinated zest of his Japanese Twin Peaks coffee ads. In 1991, he collaborated with Eraserhead's director of photography Frederick Elmes on this borderline apocalyptic anti-littering PSA for New York City. You can find much more of Lynch's curious commerical work at Lynchnet.

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Holy HECK, how did I miss this?! NYC is my home, which I manage to inhabit by never, ever thinking about the FUCKING RATS - and when I do see one, usually on the subway tracks, I just tell myself, oh, look, what a lonely rat. Now I will have dreeeeeaaammmmssss.