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Childhood obesity is getting worse in the US. Install pedals in school buses. The engine would remain, but wouldn't be running when full of kids. For example the ride home...
Kind of baked.
[pocmloc, Jun 20 2012]
[marked-for-deletion] redundant [hippo, Jun 20 2012]
||You're going to need a bigger bus!
||Didn't "The Flintstones" do this, but without the pedals?
||I can just imagine the obese parents of these kids,
bleating to an opportunistic TV news reporter how
their precious little porker was left sitting on a
stationary bus overnight, because all of the kids were
too lazy to pedal home.
||[UnaBubba] we Australians can't really talk, our obesity rates (for adults anyway) aren't that much better than America's.
||I know. I blame the parents. They're the ones who
drive their kids to MacDonald's.