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October 13, 2013

MEANWHILE IN THE ONGOING WUSSIFICATION OF AMERICA'S YOUTH

With the Just Move! stamp issuance the U.S. Postal Service hoped to raise awareness about the importance of physical activity in achieving a healthy lifestyle. However, according to Linns Stamp News, the USPS will be destroying the entire press run after receiving concerns from the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition over alleged “unsafe” acts depicted on three of the stamps (cannonball dive, skateboarding without kneepads and a headstand without a helmet).

(Thanks to Craig Roberts and The Perts)

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They'll be substituting an image of the Michelin Man doing careful Ankle Circles while seated in a recliner.

Not to mention the danger of paper cuts from licking envelopes. Wise decision.

Well let's just wrap up the busy bodies who prey on us all of the time, take them out to the middle of the ocean and see if they can float.

I know my children always look to stamps to see what is "cool"?

I noticed that the dunking basketball player seemed to be of the same race as Michelle Obama, and the soccer player could pass for a Hispanic (wearing the colors of México, although in a different arrangement).

Don't Move, you're covered.

I want the 'running with scissors' stamp!

We need a federal traditional activities act, prohibiting the regulation of normal American activities in the name of safety. Of course, this would toss out DUI laws nationwide, but ...

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