Yes, they’re fun. They’re entertaining – but they’re also stupid. The latest internet fad has already led to the death of 2 teens in Europe.

First of all, Neknominations aren’t new. They’re similar to these things we hated but did anyway in gradeschool – dares.

If you’re gonna drink, be smart. Remember, you don’t have to do anything you don’t wanna do. It’s not gradeschool anymore. If you’re gonna do one, why not do something meaningful with the power of social media?

Like my friend Sarah Parker:


Here is another video of a Laurier student putting his Neknomination to great use.

We have the power to put a smile on somebody’s face, why not do something simple and make someone’s day.