Each year approximately 5,000 young people under the age of 21 die as a result of underage drinking. In your journal, write about what you see going on at your college campus or in your neighborhood. Is underage drinking a big part of your culture? Look for articles in the St. Petersburg Times and tbt* about underage drinking. Is there a prevalence of underage drinking during certain times of the year, or is it an ongoing problem? Share your thoughts with your peers here on the NIE Blogging Zone.