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I Think Cell Phones Should Be Banned While Driving

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    My Mom Texts And Drives

    My mom has this really bad habit to answer the phone while driving or answer a text.... so the other day I seen this commercial of this girl saying ''my sister was amazing... she was my bestfriend... she could make my day just by her laughing, she had the best laugh...'' then the...
    ItsGabiSweetheart ItsGabiSweetheart 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 3, 2012

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    Stupid People Tricks

    Ok, so this is more of complaint than a story but here goes. I go to work in the afternoon and it's just about time when everyone else is getting out of work. A little chaotic would be a good way to describe them. So, I'm driving and minding my own business. Then here she comes...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 2, 2012

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    Some girl literally almost hit my car today,

    she was texting and merged into my lane. What did I do? I blew my horn and scared her into the turn lane.
    LilRedFoxTail LilRedFoxTail 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 29, 2014

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    I Am Soooo Afraid As A Pedestrian!

    I can't stand when people text, or talk on their cell and drive. I once in awhile see this happen when I am at a stop light waiting to cross the road. I have noticed this mainly on the ones that are trying to turn at this intersection I go to alot. This is where I get so afraid...
    jmintuck jmintuck 36-40 Dec 15, 2011

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    Dangerous

    I can't believe how many people I see texting or talking on phones while driving. They are not concentrating on the road, they're concentrating on their phones and that is so dangerous!!Get off your phones when driving please!
    kes36 kes36 22-25, F Oct 27, 2012

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    Dwi Vs.cell Phones

    I have experienced this over and over again! People on their cells phones are just as bad as a drunk driver. Some may say not me some may say im extreme! Not true. I have been driving down the road and everyone is passing this one car and as I approach and decide to pass also I...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 28, 2012

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    Cell Phone & Texting Accident Statistics

    Cell Phone & Texting Accident Statistics Data regarding car accidents involving cell phone use and/or texting while driving has been limited in the past, but it’s slowly becoming available to the public. The information on this page...
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2011

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    How Do You Deal With People Who Call You When They're Driving?

    I don't use cell phones when I'm driving but what stresses me is when people call from their cell phone when they are driving. Usually they're on the motorway because they see that as wasted time and they don't think they need to concentrate so much. Sometimes it's friends but...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 31, 2011

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    Cell Phone & Texting Accident Statistics

    Cell Phone & Texting Accident Statistics Data regarding car accidents involving cell phone use and/or texting while driving has been limited in the past, but it’s slowly becoming available to the public. The information on this page reflects the most current 2009 and...
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2011

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    The Driver Was Tex Messagning While Driving

      FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2010 file photo, a rescue worker is seen at the scene of an accident involving two school buses, a tractor-trailer and another passenger vehicle, near Gray Summit, Mo. Federal safety investigators say a 19-year-old driver was texting at the time his...
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F Dec 14, 2011

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    Text Messaging Can Kill While Driving !!

    In our campaign for driving safety, one of our strongest partners is the National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS).  The exceptional young people who make up NOYS are tireless safety advocates who have been enthusiastic participants in our fight to end distracted driving...
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2011

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    They Are Here

    They are banned here, but it doesn't seem to stop most people from using them while driving.
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 1 Response Jan 21, 2012

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    Scary

    They really should ban cell phone while driving. This includes hand free, texting and internet use as well. I've had a lot of close calls from people driving in a dense urban area and ignoring their surroundings. These distractions cause a lot of wrecks and deaths. Cell phone...
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M 4 Responses Jan 14, 2012

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    What Will It Take For You Not To Drive And Talk On The Cell And Drive?

    What will it take for you not to text and drive?what will it take for you not to talk on the cell phone and drive?will it take you killing some one for you to stop talking on the phone while driving?will it take you causing a bad crash for you to stop texting while you drive...
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F Dec 14, 2011

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    There Real!!

    Okay, maybe to other teenagers or people who is addicted to texting...shouldn't drive while doing that. Because believe it or not...the commercial are real. You can kill someone or yourself by texting...it happens. If you don't think so, then check what the most death rate for...
    Monsterbunny17 Monsterbunny17 18-21, F Jul 19, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I have done so for many years - all dependent on the traffic conditions. On good days I am able to get completely naked while driving and at other times I just remove the self...
    Brian1953 Brian1953 61-65, M 5 days ago

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    I could care less for phones. I stopped using mine months ago. I love riding bikes to someone house or knocking on the door! My brother is the exact opposite. I hate how they have...
    petramullins petramullins 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 14

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    theyre okay, but i don't LOVE them. either side is debatable.
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Mar 6

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    I wonder why so many people can't live without a cell phone attached to their ear 24/7. I walk all about my town daily and see at least 1 out of 10 cars pass me by with the driver...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 4 Responses Mar 16

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    Consider all of the legislation concerning driving, obeying signs, signals, wearing seat belts, children in car seats, and driving under the influence. I'm not a proponent of...
    Jonny1959 Jonny1959 51-55, M Mar 8

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    Introspective poem by Woody Harrelson, Yes, by him. I sometimes feel like an alien creature for which there is not earthly explanation. Sure I have human form walking erect and...
    Strawberrryfieldsforever Strawberrryfieldsforever 16-17, F Mar 3

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    What have any of you done while driving? I've change my pants and my shoes and shirt and maybe a pair of socks once while driving.. I've also brushed my teeth on the way.. That's...
    musicvideographer musicvideographer 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    While driving home tonight from work my son out of the blue informs me he wants me to marry an old man. As shocked and confused as I was I tried not to laugh and just simply...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 8 Responses Mar 17

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    My bi-polar girlfriend of two years got herself and I caught up in a tangled web of lies, deception, and control. I suffer from clinical depression myself. It's hard to really...
    VKdesire VKdesire 22-25, M 4 hrs ago

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    The most irksome thing about Muslims is how they stay silent and never turn on the extremists among them. You did not see a Muslim turn in Bin Laden did you? You saw millions morn...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1 51-55, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Windows Phones Are good :) A good competitor to both Android and Apple Phones:) I encourage more people to buy Windowsphones :)
    vickyvinoth vickyvinoth 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    Working in retail opens up your eyes to many different things regarding how companies run. It also gives you essential experience in dealing with kinds of people. I work part-time...
    Sapphire14 Sapphire14 18-21, F 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I understand this world around me on a deeper level than most. Most people would want this, but it's just a heavy curse that holds no purpose for this universe as it is other than...
    DemraSynfata DemraSynfata 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    I think it's best if we use euthanasia on animals who are very sick eg. my dog had an epileptic seizure and it ended up getting brain damaged, so we used euthanasia. I feel that...
    papparrazzi papparrazzi 16-17, F Mar 7

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    Last night on my way home my car decided to take a detour, I rolled down the windows, turned on the heater, as it was a bit chilly last night, and turned up the music. Driving...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am truly addicted to my cell phone and have been ever since I first purchased my first one. I carry it with me where ever I go either in from to room in my home and when I am in...
    femaleinhomesaunaandpool femaleinhomesaunaandpool 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 4

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    This experience should be banned LOL it has absolutley no purpose but to attract the wrong kind of attention...makes me SMH!!
    Angelkins Angelkins 46-50, F 7 Responses Mar 7

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    as well as a lot of boot-lickers. The whole "too explicit for underage children" I understand. But there was an Adult/Mature section for that. EPKimi said that Adults can go onto...
    RationalCutie RationalCutie 22-25, F 8 Responses Mar 13

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    To say I think I am in an abusive marriage might sound stupid. But it is all so subtle and I sort of didn't realise how much I had changed until today. For example, last night I...
    masa2014 masa2014 26-30, F Mar 14

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    Yep, too addicted, but I think it is mainly due to my job. The hour lunch I am stuck taking (that is unpaid) gives me two options. The first is to try to converse with the people...
    unreciprocated unreciprocated 36-40, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Doesn't everyone love their cell phone. I love my cell phone.
    CoolKid77 CoolKid77 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    Ever since I got my driving license I've loved driving, and I'm a lorry mechanic and driving them is so fun
    marshy96 marshy96 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I don't mind driving by myself but any time others are to be my passengers I get the worst anxiety, especially when I make a mistake. There's something about the combined...
    WeMermaid WeMermaid 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 2

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    I love my cell phone so much. I feel lost when it is not in my possession. My family and girlfriends call me at all hours of the day and evening. Everyone just loves to chat...
    femaleoutshopping femaleoutshopping 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    I am very much addicted to have my cell phone with me at all times. I cannot miss a call from my employer. I have many family members and friends and do not want to miss their...
    blondecollegefemale blondecollegefemale 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I'm naturally slim, not thin because I wouldn't like to be skinny with no meat on my bones, but I think men love a woman with curves. So why are there women afraid of having them...
    ladyPlum ladyPlum 26-30, F 8 Responses 5 days ago

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    I always have. My mother always said she really lost me when I got my license as I was barely home ever again. I just drove. Anywhere and everywhere. I'm not sure why. Maybe it was...
    Blondiex15 Blondiex15 36-40, F 17 Responses 5 days ago

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    I can't leave a chance to accelerate and pass fast. I do quick racing when I find someone who is willing to challenge me. My adrenaline goes high when I focus on driving fast and i...
    spankdad00 spankdad00 36-40, M 6 Responses Mar 8

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