Scoop: WHAT WOULD YOU DO? on ABC - Today, June 6, 2014
When you think no one is watching… what would you do? Using hidden cameras, "What Would You Do?" establishes everyday scenarios and then captures people's reactions. Whether people are compelled to act or mind their own business, John Quiñones reports on their split-second and often surprising decision-making process. "What Would You Do?" airs FRIDAY, JUNE 6 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on ABC.
Friday, June 6 scenarios Include:
While checking out at a supermarket, a man, pretending to be in a hurry, asks to cut to the front of the line. But when he is crowned the five millionth customer total and told he will receive a free Hawaii trip, how will the customer he cut react?
Does anyone speak up when someone is intentionally embarrassed in public? "What Would You Do?" is behind the scenes at "The Bethenny Show" as a security guard searches audience handbags before they can enter the show taping. But when the guard starts pulling out personal, intimate products from one woman's bag, making comments, will anyone else in the line stand up for the embarrassed audience member?
What would you do if you witnessed two college kids spike a girl's drink? Will anyone in the bar take a stand?
When a fed-up mother leaves her young child outside the restaurant on "time out" because the kid has been misbehaving, will anyone intervene? (OAD: 12/3/13)
A lady getting a pedicure is talking to a friend on her phone when she realizes the woman performing the service speaks very little English. The customer starts making derogatory comments about the nail technician to the person she is on the phone with. Will any fellow customers confront the rude lady about her behavior? (OAD: 6/7/13)
"What Would You Do?" has won awards from the Chicago International Television Festival and the Avon Foundation's 2006 Voice of Change award for exposing "injustice and wrongdoing against women and bringing the message of domestic violence to the mainstream."
David Sloan is senior executive producer and Danielle Rossen is executive producer of "What Would You Do?"