I M Against Texting While Driving and Walking

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    Distracted Driving At Epidemic Proportion

    Texting while driving is a very serious issue, but like most people my age, it doesn't seem like a big deal. I've never crashed while texting but have I swerved or have I had to slam on my brakes because of it? Yes. I've learned personally that it isn't worth the risk...
    Lisa7247 Lisa7247
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 28, 2010

    Is it necessary?

    As someone who is still considered young based on my age, I never understood the reason why texting while walking, and even driving, was such a need. Honestly, I don't believe it to be a need, but more so it is a craze and an unfortunate phenomenon that occurs every single day. I...
    NinjaGuide321 NinjaGuide321
    26-30, M
    Dec 6, 2013

    Walk At Your Own Discretion

    but driving and texting causes many fatalities and deaths. I don't know why people canot WAIT until they get home. It was good enough in the mid-nineties and before. It IS possible.
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    5 Responses May 8, 2010

    I don't understand how people don't understand

    that the couple seconds you look down to check a text can kill someone. One time I nearly hit a mailbox because I looked down for a second to adjust my wipers. Granted, that was when I was just learning to drive and didn't really know how to work them. But still, in that one...
    caitalin caitalin
    22-25, F
    Feb 14, 2014

    Texting while driving: you make think it's cool

    around friends, but you won't feel very cool when they're dead because of you.
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    2 Responses Oct 27, 2014
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