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  1. Drinking and Driving Persuasive Essay

    Drinking and Driving Persuasive Essay Comm215 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 heavily...

  2. Underage drinking

    Speech 1311 Raguillon This is your Speech working outline template to be used as a guide for your persuasive speech. You will need to completely fill in every BOLD DESCRIPTION with clear sentences to be turn in as your working outline assignment. You may review the public speaking template posted...

  3. Drinking and Driving

    To stay sober or to find a designated driver, that should be the question Persuasive Essay ENG4U Due: March 9th 2010 For: Ms. Leroux-Simurda From Michelle Skippen One glass, two glasses, three...

  4. Lowering the Drinking Age

    Blake Beier Composition II Exploratory Essay The legal drinking age has been a continuously debated subject in the United States since its establishment. The national legal drinking age of twenty-one years old was placed in 1984 and still holds to the present, but many have begun questioning whether...

  5. Binge Drinking Must Be Stopped

    Thesis: Although Henry Wechsler and Froma Harrop condemn the issue of binge drinking among students and agree on its negative effects, they suggest different solutions to tackle it in different manner. However, Wechsler's article appears to me to be more convincing than Harrop's due to a variety of reliable...

  6. Legalizing Underage Drinking

    Legalizing Underage Drinking I. Introduction A. How is it that you can vote, go to war and die for your country, buy a house and live on your own, buy a gun, and you can go to prison but you can’t buy alcohol? Why is it that in other countries such as Mexico and in most of Europe, you can drink...

  7. Drinking

    underage drinking effects me and my community Under age drinkers think that drinking does not mess with your life. They say that I can handle me alcohol or I’m not addicted, when in reality it is them type of people that get the most messed up and harmed. Everybody knows that the legal drinking age is...

  8. Persuasive: Time Drunk Drivers

    Carrie Brown Persuasive Public Speaking Outline I. Attention A. Attention Getter: During the summer of 2012 a woman name Jessica Cowan has been charged with the drunken driving murder of a 5 year old girl. The little girl was crossing the street hand in hand with her mother and sister when the...

  9. texting and driving ad

    Introduction: Driving alone has many dangers involved. Texting while driving just increases the risks involved while being behind the wheel. Numerous accidents caused by texting while driving lead to death or serious injuries. Many people are taking precautions to make the road a safer place to...

  10. texting and driving

    Alexis Porras Speech Type: Persuasive Dangers of Texting and Driving Organization Type: Problem-Soultion Pattern Attention Getter Type: audience participation/ survey Conclusion Type: Call to Action Goal/Purpose To persuade my audience to stop texting and driving. Introduction 1. Each...

  11. math 266

    be required to live on campus because it is more economical and it would aid their social development more than living off-campus. Now I have a persuasive thesis that states the topic and clearly outlines the two main points: economics and social development. Here are the thesis statements you are...

  12. Underage Drinking

    Underage Drinking It’s 11 o’clock at night and your best friend’s brother just showed up with a case of beer. Only three months till graduation, so you’re partying with your friends harder than ever! I mean who knows when you’ll see them again after graduation; you’re all going to different schools...

  13. Why Is the Drinking Age 21?

    Why Is The Drinking Age 21? 4/26/11 I actually enjoyed writing this paper because it was an interesting topic to research. I feel like I did a decent job of getting the facts across and was able to put my opinion into the paper. I tried my best to let my opinion be known while at the same time offering...

  14. Drinking and Driving

    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 watch...

  15. lowering the drinking age

    partake in underage drinking. According to The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, 72.5% of high school students have had a drink of alcohol. Why is this the case? Even though the drinking age is 21, why are so many teenagers drinking? Some argue that setting the drinking age at 21 takes away...

  16. Underage Drinking and the Military

    Fighting for a War or a Privilege? While drinking in the military is a part of culture and tradition, they should not lower the drinking age for active duty because it gives them power they may not be ready for and it creates another set of ethical issues when the member is home. Taking into consideration...

  17. Legal Drinking Age

    Legal Drinking Age One of the most controversial topics in the United States is the legal drinking age. Students in high school and college are faced with an ever-pressing issue each year. The legal drinking is one of the few responsibilities that American society feels they are not ready to handle...

  18. drinking and driving

    Drinking and Driving In society drinking and driving has become a very serious issue. Even though there is no easy or simple solution, there is still ways to teach kids the dangers and persuade them not to drink and drive. The trouble with alcohol is that most people do not truly know what it is and...

  19. Drunk Driving

    'You are going to fast!' Immediately Pedro said, 'Don't worry I have everything under control' but deep inside, he knew he wasn't ok. He had been drinking. As they continued to increase their speed, Pedro noticed a red and blue flashing light on the rearview mirror, he decided not to stop. As they...

  20. Legal Drinking Age in European Countries

    it would be better for everybody. A lot of people are protesting because if they do that there will be more illegal drinking and contraband and all that. They say that if the drinking age is 18 then the teenagers will be prompted to get it illegally just because it’s illegal. That they have their age...

  21. Persuasive Speech

    Persuasive Speech Ideas These penguins are persuading their friends to take a dip in the cool water... but you can persuade our class on any of the following ideas or come up with one of your own. Remember these are broad topics so make sure you narrow your area and choose your side so that...

  22. Should the Drinking Age Be Lowered to 19

    For many years, the minimum drinking age has been an ongoing debate. The law has been changed multiple times across the country and each time people protest the change. The age one is permitted to drink has been anywhere from 18-21 in the past fifty years. Since 1984, this required age has been 21...

  23. Driving Homework

    convicted for a second time within 10 years. The use of connected nitrous oxide systems, which enhances acceleration capacities of vehicles, while driving on a highway is also prohibited. Overall, street racing is extremely dangerous. The risk of a serious injury is almost five times greater for vehicles...

  24. The Current Legal Drinking Age

    Binge drinking has become subject to much discussion in the media upon the launch of the Amethyst Initiative in July 2008. Their goal is to start conversation regarding the current legal drinking age of 21, because, in their opinion, “twenty-one is not working.”1 Within the United States, binge drinking...

  25. Cell Phones While Driving

    Research Paper Driving Under the Influence: Cell Phones According to Illinois Transportation Secretary Ann L. Schneider, texting and driving can be as dangerous as driving under the influence of alcohol. The effects of drinking and driving are well-known throughout the country, but the negative effects...

  26. Drinking Age

    The Drinking Age Should Be Lowered to Eighteen Why is it that eighteen-year-olds can legally obtain a driver's license, register to vote, be forced into jury duty or a draft, can be tried as an adult and even put to death, but cannot buy and consume alcoholic beverages legally? I think these...

  27. Underage drinking

    Underage Drinking Underage drinkers drink to look cool and it may be the social thing to do at the latest party or even at home; feeling curious a teen may consume alcohol to fit in with their surroundings. This can be due to the fact that the minor could be pressured into drinking. With all the popular...

  28. Mothers Against Drunk Driving

     Mothers Against Drunk Driving BSHS 355 Kathleen Parks Tristram Jones September 18, 2014 Mothers Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.) aims to stop drunk driving, prevent underage drinking, and support the victims of drunk-driving (National Consumer Voice. (2014). Candace...

  29. Drunk Driving Persuasive Speech

    Prof. Perkins Persuasive Speech I. Attention 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.) II. Central Thesis Drunk driving is an epidemic...

  30. Alcoholic Beverage Drinking Occasions Market In US 2014

    Alcoholic Beverage Drinking Occasions - US - May 2014 Alcoholic beverage consumers, particularly Millennials, are constantly looking for innovative offerings to improve on their drinking occasion experiences. However, consumers’ diverse drinking preferences are challenging brands to keep their consumers...

  31. Underage Drinking

    A persuasive speech against underage drinking My thesis statement is to convince you to think twice about picking up that next bottle of alcohol. When we look around us we will see many underage students drinking. Now let’s think to ourselves, is that a good behavior or the best thing they need...

  32. Drinking and Driving Compare/Contrast Essay

    on driving while you are behind the wheel? One trip down Ford road at rush hour will show that most people are not. Both drinking and driving and texting while driving are horrifically dangerous. Most people assume that drinking while driving would be far more dangerous than texting while driving. More...

  33. Texting and driving

    SpeakingCOMS2303October 14, 2014Dangers of Texting and DrivingI think texting and driving is dangerous and whether or not it has affected you as of now, statistics show it could in the future. Did you know that texting while driving is now one of the most common distractions that take a driver’s eyes off the...

  34. drinking and driving

    Drinking & Driving Drunk driving can be very deadly. Yet many people drive while under the influence every day. Drivers who are drunk are blamed for the loss of as many as twenty-five thousand lives in highway crashes each year and hundreds of thousands of severe injuries. Even though I have not caused...

  35. underage driving

    Underage driving is extremely dangerous and illegal. Not only is it a really stupid thing to do, it's hazardous to yourself and the community. You are required to take drivers education for a reason. That reason is it teaches you how to be safe on the road. Even if you think you know everything about...

  36. Texting and Driving

    ask the question “Are cell phones dangerous while driving?” More importantly, “Is texting while driving dangerous?” Through extensive research it has been found that they are indeed extremely dangerous while driving. People need to stop texting and driving, it is one of the most dangerous things you can...

  37. Comm/215 Drinking and Driving

    Drinking and Driving Albert Weyant COMM/215 - Essentials of College Writing August 26, 2012 Dr. Nancy Reynolds   Drinking and Driving This paper presents ideas and beliefs about drinking and driving. The papers contents will attempt to persuade ones belief about how drinking and driving affect...

  38. How to Prevent Drunk Driving in BC

    Chen Zhu Student Number: 58111139 ENGL 112 15M What is the Best Solution to Preventing Drunk Driving in BC? It is true that automobiles make it convenient for people to get around. Drunk driving is a serious crime - in terms of its prevalence and its consequence. A statistic from British Columbia...

  39. Texting while driving vs. drinking and driving

    Distracted driving has become a significantly greater hazard than drinking and driving amongst individuals who openly acknowledge sending and reading text messages while behind the wheel of a moving vehicle and therefore, should suffer harsher penalties. Distracted driving as well as drinking and driving...

  40. Drinking Age

    right. This topic is one that has been debated for years and still a unanimous consensus has yet to be agreed upon. Throughout history, the minimum drinking age in the United States has fluctuated. In 1984 it rose to twenty-one, but many events took place prior to this change being implemented. Changes...

  41. Texting While Driving

    repercussions. Studies have found that texting while driving causes a 400 percent increase in time spent with eyes off the road. Texting while driving increases the distractions and decreases mental focus while driving. More car accidents occur due to texting while driving in the teen population; thus, severe consequences...

  42. The Drinking Age Lowered five page pers

     Megan Hollrah October 28, 2011 Persuasive Essay Cyber English Ms. Taylor Alcohol at 18: A Definite to Consider The drinking age in the United States is now twenty one years of age. Some people believe that this age is too high to be the minimum age to be able to legally drink and others feel...

  43. Drinking Culture and American Social Norms

    SPEECH #3 – PERSUASIVE SPEECH Name: DANIEL C. DILIGENT Title: Lowering the Legal Drinking Age Specific Purpose: To argue in favor of lowering the minimum legal drinking age in the United States. Thesis Statement: I will discuss 1) the current legal drinking age, 2) the effect that this drinking age has upon...

  44. Ban Handphones While Driving

    Studies have been repeatedly conducted that show cell phone use while driving can be as dangerous as drinking under the influence. While other laws like "distracted driving" might arguably allow police to charge drivers, the lack of a specific law will result in the courts being tied up with unnecessary...

  45. teen driving

    Teen Driving Teen Driving History  1974- A study of driver education in DeKalb County, GA., casts doubt on its effectiveness in preventing teen accidents.  1975- The DOT’s Fatality Analysis reporting system—in its first annual report on vehicle deaths by age group– reveals that more ...

  46. Drinking and driving

    abilities, in other words you are totally unable to drive. Furthermore, there are a lot of consequences that people can suffer by taking a bad decision of driving drunk, there are many laws in CR that prohibit this behavior, the legal repercussions are several, starting with a monetary quantity to pay if you...

  47. Lowering the Drinking Age

    Lowering the drinking age There have been numerous arguments over the topic of lowering the drinking age to 18. If you ask someone 21 years old or older they are more than likely will say don’t lower the age. When asking someone 20 years old or younger most, if not all, will say lower the age to...

  48. Alcohol Drinking Age

    Running Head: SHOULD THE DRINKING AGE BE LOWERED? Jacklym Rincon Florida National College Abstract This article is creative to show opinions and points of view about the lowered drinking age to 18. Some causes and effects that I personally find really interesting, as a matter of fact...

  49. Impaired Driving

    Americans will be involved in an alcohol-related crash at some point in their lives. In one year, over 1.4 million drivers were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or narcotics. Alcohol-related crashes in the United States cost about $51 billion a year. The average...

  50. Effects of Underage Drinking

    underage drinking B. Thesis statement: Many people today believe that there are few serious consequences of drinking alcohol, but evidence suggest that there are long-term and short-term effects of drinking, especially for the underaged. Binge drinking A. Logic behind binge drinking B. ...

  51. Teen Driving

    increased experience, but with more newly licensed teenagers driving, the greater their risk for being involved in a accident. Hence, the dilemma facing policy makers and parents is how to provide young drivers with driving experience without unduly increasing their accident risk. Youth ...

  52. Not Lowering the Drinking Age

    Bryan Blejski ENG 101-010 Ms. Abbott 28 July 2011 Not Lowering the Drinking Age Many teenage deaths in the United States are caused in some way by the influence of alcohol; however, many people still believe that the legal drinking age should be reduced to eighteen. This issue has been going on for...

  53. bshs 355 mothers against drunk driving

    who had been driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, and to spread awareness of the problem of drinking and drugged driving (Mothers against drunk driving, 2014). MADD was formed thirty four years ago after a mother lost her daughter due to drunk driver (Mothers against drunk driving, 2014). The...

  54. Drunk Driving

    Persuasive Presentation Outline Example Driving While Intoxicated Topic: Local San Marcos Problem Organization: Problem/Solution Specific Purpose: I would like my audience to believe that an alcohol education class should be taken before one can receive his/her license Introduction I...

  55. Legal Drinking

    topic of drinking has always been controversial and interesting, as every year, people question whether or not the drinking age should be lowered to eighteen. Some believe that society should keep the legal drinking age at twenty-one because eighteen- year-olds are immature and binge drinking among teenagers...

  56. Underage Drinking 7

    Com 150 Deadly Consequences of Underage Drinking and Driving Page one While driving under the influence (DUI), may cause serious injury or death most underage drinkers continue to ignore the consequences. Not only...

  57. Mothers against drunk driving

     Mothers Against Drunk Driving John Frame BSHS/355 December 08, 2013 Dr. Dian Allen Mothers Against Drunk Driving The tragic deaths of two little girls was the spark that inspired a worldwide movement which has altered our social consciousness and resulted in laws and policies that serve...

  58. Drinking

    letter in response your opinion about keeping the drinking age at 21. You have made some very good points about why the drinking age should be kept at 21. I am very glad to read that drinking and driving statistics have gone down since 1988, when the drinking age was increased to 21 again, as well as the...

  59. The Drinking Age Should Be Lowered

    The Drinking Age Should Be Lowered Turning eighteen is a big year, probably the biggest. When a person turns eighteen, a million doors open. A person can legally change their name, buy cigarettes, and even get a tattoo on their own. They are allowed to vote for who they want to lead their country...

  60. Usa Drinking Age Controversy

    USA Drinking Age Controversy In a society where alcohol is the most commonly used drug among today’s teenagers, the debate continues whether or not to keep the drinking age at 21. According to the World Health Organization, the United States currently has the highest minimum drinking age of any...