OBAMA WHITE HOUSE TO ENLIST NASCAR FOR ANTI-TEXTING CAMPAIGN

Hey, you know how much you like it when the government tells you what to do? Well, the Obama administration is enlisting NASCAR in its latest campaign designed to help you become a better American. The target in this case is texting and driving. Per U.S. News & World Whatnot: "NASCAR has been in discussions ... for a possible distracted driving component in a campaign. This is still early stage, and a timeline for completion is still not yet confirmed," says the insider. The magazi ...

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NASCAR WHITE HOUSE PSA

In a public service announcement that is sure to elicit a WTF? from resonate with inner city at-risk youth everywhere, the White House has asked NASCAR drivers to urge children to be responsible and stay in school. And people say the Obama administration has trouble getting its message out.  Related link:NASCAR White House video  ...

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THE BRITS ARE SERIOUS ABOUT TEXTING AND DRIVING

In the United States, when we want people to change their behavior, large organizations (like Nationwide) join forces with celebrities (like Kyle Petty) to raise awareness of issues (like driving while distracted). In Great Britain, the government just scares the hell out of you. If you haven't seen the "Don't Text and Drive" public service announcement yet, I have posted it below. This thing is flying around the Internet. Warning: for a PSA, it's graphic. Don't Text and Drive And t ...

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