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crazy drivers drive me crazy

Old 12-08-2010, 05:46 PM
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on my way home tonight I was waiting to pull out into traffic, saw a car with no lights on (it was very dark) the driver, in her big old fancy 2 seater sportser mercedes decides to turn right in front of me, thankfully she stopped and didn't hit me. She rolled down her window after I motioned to her.... I was able to tell her to turn her lights on...AND TO PUT DOWN HER DARN PHONE AND STOP TEXTING WHILE DRIVING. she wasn't happy with me. oh well.
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Old 12-08-2010, 05:49 PM
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she should be thanking you - you probably saved her life!
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Old 12-08-2010, 05:51 PM
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I know what you mean. I see crazy drivers alot.
The other day a woman pulled up next to me at a light with a book propped up on the steering wheel, yakking on her cell, with a little girl in back seat (looked about 5 or 6 yrs old) but not in a car seat. I honked at her and I got the one finger salute in return.
So I called the police but the light changed and she took off before I got her license number.
I didn't hear of any accidents so I'm hoping she got that little girl home safe.
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Old 12-08-2010, 05:54 PM
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I know those people drive you crazy, they drive me crazy too. How did we get along before cell phones and texting?
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Old 12-08-2010, 06:00 PM
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No phones while i'm driving. People need to put them all down while behind the wheel of a car. And that young lady should be thinking of her child, instead of what is coming thru the phone.
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Old 12-08-2010, 06:07 PM
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I'm surprised texting isn't illegal while driving. I know in New York State talking on your cell is illegal while driving. Every time I drive home my Mom reminds me every time I call her to let her know where I am on the journey :D
It's not illegal in Ohio.
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Old 12-08-2010, 06:20 PM
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She owes you! I'm glad you are ok!
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Old 12-08-2010, 06:24 PM
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Boy do I know what you mean. Last week guy just moved over into my lane, cars did make contact but he kept going. Good thing there is no damage to my car.
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Old 12-08-2010, 07:03 PM
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I sure wish they would put a device in cars that would block all texts until the car stops! I don't understand the need to text while driving! So many lost lives over this nonsense.

You can buy a blue tooth device, hands free talking, if you must talk while driving. They costs $20 at Wal-Mart.

In MD, it is illegal to text and drive too, along with using the cell phone without a hands free device. But, how are you going to stop it?

I am glad you are ok.
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Old 12-08-2010, 07:33 PM
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Living in New York City, I could write a book on bad drivers. We also have crazy pedestrians here too. I've finally just come to accept it, because I would have gone crazy otherwise.
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