An American tragedy as old as time, ‘The Day My Kid Went Punk’ is a 1987 ABC Afterschool Special that tells the story of every parents worst nightmare. Watch the doctor from the Love Boat (Bernie Kopell) become outraged as his teenager falls victim to “punk syndrome.” The moral of this story is: Being different is wrong. Just go with the crowd and don’t rock the boat. This is a serious story and a warning to parents. Do you know where you child is right now?! He could be listening to punk!! Don’t let this happen to your child. Punk Syndrome is not a joke!
‘The Day My Kid Went Punk’ originally aired on October 23rd, 1987 on ABC. Watch it below.