Friday, October 11, 2013

It's Dumb Because Kids Have Amazing Recuperative Powers

From Postal News:

Linn's Stamp News reports that the US Postal Service will destroy the entire press run of a stamp series aimed at getting children to be more active. According to Linn's reporter Bill McAllister, three of the stamps in the fifteen stamp series raised safety concerns among sports figures on the President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition. The stamps in question depicted children performing a cannonball dive, skateboarding without kneepads, and doing a headstand without a helmet.

Since when does gymnastics require safety equipment?

Also, when did a cannonball dive become dangerous?

Meanwhile, back in May of this year:

1 comment:

  1. How can they decide anything with the government shut down?