It’s certainly not the dumbest idea I’ve ever heard, but it’s certainly trying for top honors.
A coalition of religious and environmental groups is launching a “What Would Jesus Drive?” campaign Wednesday, hoping to get people to switch to more fuel-efficient cars.
The religious and environmental campaign is likely to draw more immediate attention, however. The group plans a news conference Wednesday in Detroit. Members hope to meet with the Big Three automakers and the United Auto Workers union. Car buyers in four states will soon hear an advertised appeal to their environmental conscience: “What would Jesus drive?’’
Curiously enough the Pope is reporting that he asked Jesus this very question and got the rather surprising reply that J’s first choice would be a Dodge Viper because “the chicks really dig it”.