[OT] Hit and Run

Steve smorrey at gmail.com
Tue Aug 21 22:37:29 MDT 2007


The cell phone thing reminds me of that old classic bumper sticker...
"I wonder if you'ld drive any better if I took that cell phone and
jammed it up your arse"

On 8/21/07, Jonathan Ellis <jonathan at utahpython.org> wrote:
> On 8/21/07, Mister E <Mister.Ed at agoracart.com> wrote:
> > ps - recent studies show that cell phone users, while driving, have the
> > same reaction time as do legally intoxicated drivers, so this is no lite
> > thing for me personally... and I would have probably done differently
> > above had it happened recently, and I was in a position to issue a
> > citation. However, it's the only real life instance I could share at
> > this point.
>
> FWIW, a different study looking at real-world statistical data just
> found no correlation between cell phone use and accidents:
> http://www.berkeley.edu/news/media/releases/2007/08/13_cellphone.shtml
>
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