Utah AG stars in anti-underage drinking commercial

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff is getting animated in a public service announcement telling teens there are better things to do than underage drinking.The cartoon features the prosecutor jogging, riding a bike, skateboarding, climbing the Matterhorn and eating corn on the cob in less than 30 seconds.Shurtleff is the co-chair of the Youth Access to Alcohol Task Force for the National Association of Attorneys General. He says he hopes teens will laugh at the cartoon and pledge to stay away from alcohol.The commercial is on YouTube and has been provided to TV stations around Utah. It plugs the website AskListenLearn.com, which encourages young people to be active 60 minutes a day and avoid alcohol.It features superstar role models such as Olympic speed skater Apolo Ohno.

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