In Dallas? Better Pull Up Yer Britches
As we know, there is no issue more threatening to cities today than men's pants that are worn far too. Why else would the city ...
Why else would the city of Dallas have partnered with Clear Channel Outdoor advertising to create a series of billboards urging guys to pull up their jeans?
The campaign, which was announced at Dallas city hall this week, is starting with 17 anti-sagging billboards.
The campaign (which has its own Web site) is trying to strike a tone that's "urban" and "hip" and "cool."
I'm not quite sure they succeed. Will kids really be swayed by slogans like, "Don't Be Lame, Elevate Your Game. Pullem' Up!" and "That's Not Hip-Hop, That's Flip Flop"?
And, really, what's the city's problem with this, exactly? Who's this hurting again?
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
Feds: States Have No Authority to Refuse Refugees14 hours ago
Christie Hopes to Capitalize on Latest Endorsement14 hours ago
Teen Loses Climate Change Lawsuit But Vows to Keep Fighting14 hours ago
Planned Parenthood Shooting Prompts Increased Security in At Least 2 States15 hours ago
As First Freddie Gray Trial Begins, Baltimore Prepares for Protests15 hours ago
Medicaid Managed Care Leaves $1 Billion Hole in California Budget15 hours ago