We all know that first impressions and appearances matter. No matter how much we’re told not to judge a book by its cover, we all do it. But that’s fine some of the time, but how about in quite serious situations? Our prejudice can be a barrier. In the social experiment below, Model Pranksters demonstrate just how judgemental we can be when they set up two fake falls. Both are guys on crutches that look injured. Only one is dressed in a super nice new suit and the other looks like he’s homeless. But will the way he looks impact whether people help him or not…? Find out:
Did you know?
Research by ‘The National Alliance to End Homelessness’ says that there’s an average of 633,782 people experiencing homelessness on any given night in the USA.