Gabatron Morning Briefing – 8-6-15: Driving With A Short Attention Span

We all know that distracted driving is a big problem among teens, especially texting while driving. According to a new study, it’s actually being driven by FOMO, that would be “Fear Of Missing Out.”

Interesting Stat of the Day: 8 percent. That’s the amount general merchandise sales at CVS were down last year. It just happened to be the first year since they decided to stop selling cigarettes.

The average American CEO earns 216 times more than their average employee. 8 CEOs actually make 800-TIMES more than their average worker.

Former President George W. Bush surprised the people at a court house in Dallas when he reported for jury duty.

In technology news, Tesla Motors has announced that their new Model X will be hitting the road in September.

Plus, HitchBOT’s journey continues despite his brutal murder in the city of supposed brotherly love over the weekend.

Each morning Keith Conrad will give you a few stories useful for starting conversations around the water cooler at work. Assuming that your office actually has a water cooler.

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