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Life goes on without those who text compulsively

Out walking in a hard rain on a broad residential street one May afternoon, I noticed a young woman a block or so ahead of me who kept ducking under trees every few houses. 856 more words


Texting At A Red Light

By Amy E. Feldman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – You know you can’t text while driving. But is it legal to text at a red light?

A study conducted recently by Allstate found that 34 percent of drivers admit to checking their phones while stopped at a red light, and the survey also found that 36 percent of respondents admitted to using their phone in stop-and-go traffic or construction zones. 231 more words

Heard On

Driving While Texting Too Difficult, Auto Manufacturers Urged to Design Texter-Friendly Vehicles

DETROIT, MI — With roads getting increasingly clogged by drivers, pedestrians, and crossing animals, some lawmakers think that driving has become too difficult to perform while texting, and look to automobile manufacturers for help.   416 more words

Woman Impaled While Texting And Driving...Through Her Butt!

I HATE when people text and drive (or even look at their phone for any reason while driving) and I see it happening ALL THE TIME!   70 more words


Is texting and driving worse than driving drunk?

This feels like a public service announcement. Here goes …

I had a long interesting discussion with some of my students today. First I asked them how many of them had been in a car while the driver was texting. 365 more words


A Deadly Wandering by Matt Richtel

Hi, welcome. I’m happy to see you are settling in to read this now. But…what?…really?…please…ignore that chirp that just told you a new e-mail arrived. It is probably just another add for Viagra or penile enlargement. 1,754 more words