Drinking and Driving Persuasive Essay
July 12, 2010
Drinking and Driving
Each year numerous lives are lost due to careless and irrational driving. The disregard for safe driving has been a predicament to the United States of America for years. Many years Police have relied heavi
To stay sober or to find a designated driver, that should be the question
Due: March 9th 2010 For: Ms. Leroux-Simurda
From Michelle Skippen
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1. A person can be guilty of drunk driving even if technically he isn’t drunk. Being drunk is normally defined as a state when the person can’t even walk straight anymore. However, impairment of the senses to a degree that constitutes criminal driving may come before the person gets drunk.
1. You tube video clip, “Dedicated to Loved Ones Lost”
2. Every day in America, another 28 people die as a result of drunk driving crashes. (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 2011.)
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Persuasive Presentation Outline Example
Driving While Intoxicated
Topic: Local San Marcos Problem
Specific Purpose: I would like my audience to believe that an alcohol education class should be taken before one can receive his/her license