Tide Pod Challenge: YouTube Cracks Down on ‘Hazardous’ Detergent Challenge | Youtube

Google has begun cracking down on YouTube videos displaying the “Tide Pod Challenge,” in which people record themselves intentionally biting into laundry detergent tablets for bragging rights. The trend, which reportedly started as a joke, has gone viral, prompting warnings from watchdogs, poison control centers and Tide manufacturer Procter & Gamble. Now Google has stepped […]

What eating Tide Pods does to your body

We can’t believe we have to say this, but you really shouldn’t eat Tide Pods. Not because of a challenge, and certainly not because they look delicious for any reason. They are not. They are bad for you. They are poisons. In fact, CNN reports that poison control calls about the consumption of laundry detergent […]

No local report of “Tide pod challenge” | News

While the ice bucket challenge, cinnamon challenge, and other online modes may have faded in recent years, a new internet-inspired “challenge” has given local hospitals and emergency rooms reasons to worry. Dubbed the “Tide Pod Challenge”, the challenge involves participants – mostly teenagers and young adults – filming themselves putting Tide pods in their mouths, […]

Tide pod challenge videos deleted by YouTube

The risk of death isn’t enough to stop teens from eating packets of laundry detergent, so social media steps in. Teenagers are said to have taken part in the so-called ‘Tide Pod Challenge’, which involves recording themselves biting into washing machine pods and then uploading the videos online to go viral. Medical experts have warned […]

The “Tide Pod Challenge” highlights the danger of colored laundry packets

An incredibly stupid and extremely dangerous challenge has gone viral on social media. It’s the “Tide Pod Challenge”: Bite into the small, colorful – and potentially toxic – packets of liquid laundry detergent until they burst in your mouth. Kids, teens and young adults are posting videos of themselves doing the challenge – with the […]

YouTube pulls videos from the Tide Pod Challenge – TechCrunch

People who do stupid things on the Internet are not news. Namely: The Tide Pod Challenge, in which YouTubers filmed themselves eating — or, we really hope, pretending to eat — laundry detergent pods. Why? Uh, because they are brightly colored?? We guess??????? Obviously, that’s the level of Darwin Awards silliness – given that the […]

What’s the Tide Pod Challenge, is eating Tide Pods dangerous, and where does the meme come from?

THE Tide Pod Challenge became the newest and most dangerous internet challenge to emerge in 2018. Doctors urged teens not to participate in the dangerous craze inspired by memes. What exactly are Tide Pods and how dangerous are they to your health? 1 Doctors and parents are trying to raise awareness of the dangerous nature […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Eating Tide Pods and Other Forms of Laundry Detergent | This is the loop

Yes, we know. Look, we’re all accepting that each new generation of teenagers comes up with new, inventive ways to be silly to get attention, and we’ve given them unlimited access to a global attention device and told them that their esteem of self depends on the likes of equally stupid peers. . But even […]

Why the internet craze, the ‘Tide pod challenge’ is dangerous, potentially deadly

The challenge of laundry detergent pods can lead to the ingestion of toxic chemicals. BySarang Koushik MD January 16, 2018, 7:12 p.m. • 3 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article — — Spring cleaning may be months away, but laundry detergent is making headlines this week as a dangerous stunt called ‘Tide […]

The Tide Pods food meme went too far – just look at all the detergent locked up

You know a meme has gone too far when people start sharing pictures of Tide Pods locked in their local store. Several retailers, including Walmart, Walgreens, Ralph’s and Food 4 Less, have locked Tide Pods in plastic blocks or behind glass doors, according to recent reports on social media. The protective measure was noticed when […]

Local Parents and Teens Respond to ‘Tide Pods Challenge’

YORK TOWNSHIP, YORK COUNTY, PA – You’ve probably seen it circulating the internet. It’s called the ‘Tide Pods Challenge’, where teens challenge each other. YORK TOWNSHIP, YORK COUNTY, PA – You’ve probably seen it circulating the internet. It’s called the “Tide Pods Challenge,” where teens challenge each other to eat laundry detergent pods and it […]

Teens challenge each other to eat Tide pods. We don’t need to tell you that’s a bad idea. – Denver Post

First, it was the “Gallon Challenge” and the “Cinnamon Challenge”. Then some teenagers started playing the “bath salt challenge”. They challenged each other to pour salt into their hands and hold ice until it burned, douse each other in rubbing alcohol and burst into flames, and throw water boiling over unsuspecting peers. Now, videos circulating […]

Forecast: Some coastal areas are seeing tide levels never seen since the Blizzard of 78

Here is our full story on the storm. Below are weather reports from WBUR meteorologist David Epstein as the storm progressed Thursday. It will have more updates as Massachusetts residents dig in early Friday morning. Noon Storm Update: High Tides and Flooding I wrote earlier this week that this was not a storm we wanted […]

Astronomical high tide will hit Hampton Roads on November 5 – will you help us catch the King Tide? – The Virginian-Pilot

In Hampton Roads, as in coastal communities around the world, the tides are rising. And. And. The sea level is rising. Tidal flooding increases. And while we breathe collective sighs of relief whenever monster storms like Harvey and Irma are unleashed elsewhere, most of us know deep down that it’s only a matter of time […]

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