A tough lesson

There are 3 comments on the Brattleboro Reformer story from May 8, 2009, titled A tough lesson. In it, Brattleboro Reformer reports that:

When Jared Bristol was planning a simulated driving under the influence crash scene for a group of Vermont Academy students, he wanted to make a strong impression.

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PLAIN JANE

Manassas, VA

#1 May 8, 2009
For some of us life has no pleasure without drinking, and life without pleasure is life not worth living. Being without drink is the same as being dead surely a few losses to bad driving has to be balanced against the many many lives lost for all practical porpuses if we cannot drink as much when we want as we want. This is America!
PLAIN JANE

Schuylkill Haven, PA

#2 May 8, 2009
WHO is coping me and they don't let us socialize that way in here even if the call it a court yard. why don't you take whats left in your bottle and trail away to marys land
William H

Florence, SC

#3 May 9, 2009
This certainly sounds like a presentation that would have an impact on many of the students and others who witnessed it. And it will, for sure. Good job done by the organizers.
Unfortunately, there is a segment of the population that observes these presentations who will not be moved or impacted in the least. There has to be other ways to get to these people so that the killing stops. Prevention needs to be multi-faceted.

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