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Feel the Burn: A play on Bernie Sanders' campaign slogan becomes ad promoting STD testing

Feel the Burn: A play on Bernie Sanders' campaign slogan becomes ad promoting STD testing

With some sexually transmitted diseases on the rise locally and nationally, a local AIDS advocacy group is turning to a popular political phrase to get the message of safe sex out.

The AIDS Healthcare Foundation has new billboards across Los Angeles with the phrase "Feel the Burn?" a play on the Bernie Sanders campaign slogan "Feel the Bern."

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The billboards have some motorists doing double takes -- but that is the purpose.

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