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Re: <all> No Car Content...
That billboard was one of a series of about four that Autoweek
featured. As explained by Autoweek in the first issue that showed
one, (October 7th I believe), the billboards were an eye-catching joke
intended to advertise a new California magazine called "Buzz". In
other words, the billboards were real, but the "Traffic School" was
Ed - '91 300ZX TT
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Subject: <all> No Car Content...
Author: email@example.com at INTERNET
Date: 12/18/96 8:16 PM
I thought I had seen it all. Until I looked in the back pages of
Autoweek. A defensive driving class billboard (which amused
them...) had an outline of "the girl" used by male-obsessed truckers
on their mudflaps...wearing a graduation mortarboard. The ad was for
"Topless Traffic School". Included in the ad were the phrases:
Must be 21+
and the capper........
"A clean record is only a lap dance away".
I can only quote Linda Ellerbee..... "And so it goes..."
Al Powell, Ph.D. Voice: 409/845-2807
107 Reed McDonald Bldg. Fax: 409/862-1202
College Station, TX 77843
"Some people can tell what time it is by looking at the
sun...but I have never been able to see the numbers."
[From 5th/6th grade essays....]