• The U.S. legal drinking age should/should not be
lowered (Position argument).
• Summarize and respond to McCardell’s “A Drinking
Age of 21 Doesn’t Work” (Summary/Response).
• Underage drinking on U.S. college campuses is/is
not a problem (Position argument).
• Rebut Nelson, Toomey and colleagues essay “The
Drinking Age of 21 Saves Lives.” (Rebuttal
• What can Barton do to curb underage/binge
drinking on campus? (Problem/Solution)