July 28, 2005
Topic: Don't Drink and Drive
Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience that action is needed to deal with the problem
caused by motorists' who drink and drive.
General Purpose: Solving the prob
Alcohol, used by people as a depressant but usually used to host parties. Unfortunately, people begin to abuse the privilege and luxury of drinking a fine drink by drinking too much and undermining the blood alcohol limit which stands today at 0.08%; however, this limit refers to when you are drivin
Why You Should Not Drink and Drive
Drinking and driving is a continuous problem here in the United States. No matter what state you live in, there is a law against it. Although each state has its own laws, they are generally similar in nature and in severity. Driving under the influence is danger
“Don’t drink and drive”
Are you feeling depressed? Do you feel like alcohol can solve your problem? Well Drinking and drinking and driving is not the way to go. Drinking and driving not only endangers your life, it endangers the lives
Attenion-Catching Remarks: Every person is accountable for his or her own "right to drink". Failure to treat this or any "right" responsibly has consequences. The person's "right" can and should be taken away when the failure to act responsibly endangers other. Thesis: Today I would like to talk to
Drink Up - Drunk Driving Should be Legalized
Drunk driving should be legalized in the United States to help improve
our standard of living. The legalization of driving while intoxicated would
severely reduce the numbers of crimes that are committed on the roads. The
number of illegal actions oc
Every year in the United States over 40,000 people die in vehicle related accidents and 40 % are the cause of drunk drivers. My best friend died from being in a vehicle with a drunk driver behind the wheel. To make a long story short, my friend Dustin was the only one in the vehicle that was wearing
The Millennial students and I share many of the same characteristics. Many of the ideas and assumptions that are traits of the millennial students are similar to how I am, and how I’ve been raised. We are both confident, team oriented, achieving, and conventional. I feel that these are strong trai
Global Lit. &Comp.
One, wisdom is taken from the book of Genesis. The wisdom is that even though there are certain rules and guidelines put forth before us to protect and shelter us, we do not always follow them. We like to defy the rules because we think that
Driving a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol is one of the most dangerous things that a human can possibly do. When people drink and drive, they are not only putting themselves in danger, they?re also jeopardizing the lives of other road users and pedestrians. At a young age, I use to w
Red and a Tall Drink of Water
In a darkened room two passionate lovers eagerly embrace. Outside a destraught man sits in a truck, boozing it up. The old song " If I Didn't Care " , plays from a tinny radio. The drunk man fumbles with a gun while he tries to get out of the truck. He opens the door o
Living in Austin you have many things to choose from when it comes to night life. On the weekends, I love to go dancing with friends or to different bars along 4th, 5th or 6th street. Normally, we always take cabs to and from 6th street so we do not have to drive at the e
During your life, you make many decisions that affect you and those around you. The decisions you make are an example of your free will and they make you who you are. The problem with making decisions is that you have to take into account the other people that will be affected by it and then decide
Creative Writing: The Drive
Driving through the dessert can be wearisome, fatiguing and all the things
that you dread in a long drive. Not this trip, it was the new beginning, I was
on my way to find myself. I had 14 hours to contemplate the reasons I was doing
this. My friends said I was nuts,
<b>Introduction</b><br>Last year a student from my high school was killed in a drunk driving accident. As shocking as the death was for many students, people still continued to drive while intoxicated. This year two of my close friends received DUI's and numerous people I have encountered have als
Executive Summary Competition
In 2005, the global carbonated soft drink (CSD) market generated revenues of over $147 billion, all of which comes from three global powerhouse companies occupying 90% of the market. Coca-Cola, Pepsi, and Cadbury Schweppes, are one, two and three, respectively, in t
Many young men and women 18 through 20 join our military services to fight and/or die for our country. Some have earned medals for their bravery and their indisputable courage in the face of battle. These soldiers, willing to forfeit their lives, cannot even enjoy a simple drink. At
Learning how drive a big truck has always been a dream to me. I never thought I could do it because that’s what everybody tells me. (Driving a truck is not for everyone. Have you ever been inside one of those things? Do you know how many gauges are on the dashboard?) But there was something inside
Has any one ever wondered what the effects of marijuana are on the heart, lungs, or the brain or some immediate effects? Well the reason I am here today is to tell you some facts about it.
One study found that an abuser’s risk of heart attack more than quadruples in the first hour after smoking
Motivating story to read - Another man's folly
.......He paid the price for another man’s folly.
One life gone, 2 people dead !
A mother is devastated, she is howling with pain, yelling all she can in that dark and dingy corner of her four by four kholi. There was nobody to hear her yel
Driving under the influence (DUI), commonly called "drunk driving," it refers to operating a motor vehicle while one's blood alcohol content is above the legal limit. Alcohol really impairs your ability to react quickly, make good judgements, and drive as well as you might
A blood alcohol limit of zero could reduce the hundreds of road deaths a year caused by drinking and driving, the Royal College of Nursing’s (RCN) annual conference in Bournemouth heard.
Such a move would effectively mean that drivers could be banned if they have even a tiny amount of alcoho
10 September 2009
In the article “_Legal drinking ages throughout the world. Should the US lower the age to 18”_, the author asks should America lower its drinking age to 18. I believe the law should not be changed because there will be
Teen Driving Safety
Driving in today’s world poses many dangers for drivers of all ages, but these risks are especially prominent for teenage drivers. These drivers do not have the experience that older drivers have obviously, but this combined with the usual arrogant know-it-all attitude of mos
1. Evaluate O'Doul's positioning strategy. Is it wise, given the flat market for the overall beer industry?
In my opinion O'Doul's positioning strategy is very good for all beer company around the world and Anheuser-Busch Cos Inc itself. They can distinctive big idea in mind of the target market at
Married with Kids, but to Young to Drink
He is mature enough to go to war and die for his country, she is responsible enough to marry and have children, he has the privilege to vote for the leader of his country, he and she are 18 and 19, but he and she are not considered responsible enough to purc
Should the drink drive limit be zero?
For my report, I am going to see if the drink-drive limit should be zero. I am going to research the following:
* Pros of the limit being reduced
* Cons of the limit being reduced
* Environmental effects
* Social effects
* Financial effects
Q1) Drink and Drug driving appears to be an ongoing concern on Sydney's Northern Beaches. Over the past few years there are statistics available that directly identify drink driving in particular as a an issue that concerns the entire community, including police and manly court magistrates.
Each year numerous lives are lost due to careless and irrational driving. The disregard for safe driving has been a predicament to Queensland for years. For many years? police have relied heavily on speed cameras, breathe testing and heavy fines as a deterrent against unlawful drivers. Over the year
With all regrets I am writing this letter to you because I performed some illegal actions this past weekend that may jeopardize my clearance and Army career. On Saturday I was drinking alcohol with another private here on base. Later that night I decided to drive drunk and go out on the town. Whil