April 28, 2012
Do you agree with the theory that police officers should lead by example? How about their bosses, the police chiefs? I would think that at least when it comes to drinking and driving the answer to those questions should be yes!
According to the Chicago Tribune, the police chief in Grayslake, Illino... [More]
February 1, 2012
Our nation’s police officers do a very valuable service to the community. Off-duty, they are normal civilians, and unfortunately get in trouble with the law too.
Off-duty Chicago Illinois police Officer Richard Bolling had just downed some drinks at a bar late one night in 2009 and was speedi... [More]
January 30, 2012
Few can deny that alcohol makes people do stupid things. How many times on the Fox television show “Cops” do you see an intoxicated person acting foolish? Drinking and driving is always a stupid idea.
Here is the story from the Chicago Tribune of an intoxicated person doing something ve... [More]
January 11, 2012
How many times can a person receive a driving under the influence (DUI) violation before his license is permanently revoked? It has been estimated that for every time a person is arrested for a DUI-related incident he has driven in a drunken state more than 300 times!
Last year I read about an Ohio... [More]
January 2, 2012
The Daily Beast has released their annual America's Drunkest Cities report. They compiled data from a market research firm which documented the number of alcoholic drinks per month per resident in each city. They list 25, but here are the top 10:
10. Tuscon, AZ
9. San Diego, CA
8. St. Louis, MO
September 7, 2011
There was a time when children got dressed up to go to school. They respected their teachers and feared being sent to the principal’s office. While this may not quite be a sign of the apocalypse, I just cannot understand youth these days.
As bad as I was, I never went to school in a drunken s... [More]