I Hate When People Talk On Their Cell Phone and Drive

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    Anyone Else Still Using Turn Signals?

    I have to drive about 80 miles a day on the highway. I see lots of other cars and I'm pretty sure I'm the only one bothering to still use turn signals when I switch lanes. I'm convinced it started when people started incessantly talking on their phones while they drive. I often...
    bamato bamato
    31-35, M
    Aug 17, 2011


    It's illegal where I live yet you still have those douchebags chatting away while going 95 mph down the highway, forgetting to use their signals every time they get into the opposite lane. ********. I know it sounds bad... but sometimes I wish they would get into a car accident...
    CuteInChaos CuteInChaos
    18-21, F
    Mar 24, 2011

    T-bone At 50 Mph

    I was driving down a 35 mph road, approaching an intersection with a 45 mph road. I had a green light. As I entered the intersection, I noticed a woman heading towards me, talking on her cell phone, at full speed. Her conversation was apparently so interesting, that she didn't...
    PeachesGalore PeachesGalore
    46-50, F
    Mar 5, 2012

    A Hero.

    I was stuck intraffic on I-80 a while ago.  The traffic on the other side was very heavy but moving quickly.  All of a sudden, some idiot on his cell phone (I was in the fast lane and could clearly see him talking on it) cut across 3 lanes of traffic cutting off a big...
    CorazonVacio CorazonVacio
    46-50, M
    May 5, 2010

    Quint, Cover Me I'm Going In

    Looks like it is safe here. Hmm, think I need a break before I start this, I decided to do a search and find the best place to write this and made the mistake of putting "cell phone" as the only search term. Wow there is more stuff on ep about cell phones than I would have...
    humblerider humblerider
    56-60, M
    Dec 22, 2011

    You Will Too

    When someone you love gets killed or hurt by someone texting or talking, you will change how you feel about it. But it won't happen to or because of you right? Okay, good. Phew!. Is it really that important? What if your battery on your phone was dead? Would it be...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 15, 2010

    Got Bluetooth?

    I am constantly wracking my mind as to why people who know they are constantly going to be using their cell phones, especially when driving, literally refuse to use a bluetooth/type of hand-free head-set!  I feel like these people feel they're so freaking important that they...
    adropintheocean adropintheocean
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 4, 2009

    Very Deadly

    Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood: Distracted Driving "A Deadly Epidemic" by Ray LaHood April 29, 2010 08:20 AM (PT) Topics: Public Health Share75 tweetmeme_style = 'compact'; tweetmeme_source = 'change'; tweetmeme_service = 'bit.ly...
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    3 Responses May 3, 2010

    Cell Drivers

    I was standing next to a cop and she had received a phone call.  The caller was driving and on her/his cell phone at the time.  She asked her/him, if they were on their cell and the person must've replied with a yes.  The officer said; aren't you aware you are not allowed...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Oct 16, 2011
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