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Drunk Drivers to be Shamed on Facebook?

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Update your status, browse a co-worker's vacation photos, and check if anyone you know was recently arrested for a DUI? Yep. Huntington Beach is fed up with the traditional methods of curbing drunk driving and is considering a new approach: posting the names of DUI arrests on the city's Facebook page. Where did they get such an idea? According to the LA Times, the Huntington Beach Independent has recently stopped publishing the DUI listings, so city councilman Devin Dywer suggested they take-up the posting of names because he will "use any tool necessary to bring down the numbers of drunk drivers."