NEW YORK (AP) - How do you get kids to vote? Just say no. Leonardo DiCaprio
, Halle Berry
, Jennifer Aniston
, Tobey Maguire
, Eva Longoria Parker
and other stars are using reverse psychology to get young people into voting booths on Election Day.
In a new public service announcement that hit YouTube
and other online outlets Wednesday, DiCaprio says: "Please - just don't vote." Others echo his plea: "Don't vote." But the stars soon twist the message: Voting is a civic duty and the only way to effect change.
"I mean, seriously, ... after this whole video - if you're not gonna vote, I don't even know what to say. ... You know you have to vote," says DiCaprio, who produced the PSA.
Also appearing: Ellen DeGeneres
, Forest Whitaker
, Dustin Hoffman
, Demi Moore
, Sarah Silverman
, Jonah Hill
, Ashton Kutcher
, Courteney Cox
, Laura Linney
, Natalie Portman
, Jamie Foxx
, Kyra Sedgwick
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