driving

Frustrated by Farm Equipment on the Streets? Get Over It.
I was within earshot of a conversation about tractors on the street.  One of the people was a transplant from a bigger city and was complaining about always "being held up by tractors on the road."
I held my tongue until he said "Why can't the make it a law that t…
The Biggest Distraction Behind the Wheel is Children
We have all been driving down the road opening a chocolate milk, loading a DVD player and unwrapping a hamburger for our children in the back seat. Even though I have done this million times in my car I still think that texting while driving is more distracting.
56% of Americans Drive with Their Dog in the Car

I think most pet owners want their pets with them as often as possible, which is why we try to take our animals with us everywhere we go. But, there's a good chance it'll negatively affect your driving.
There's a new survey in PR Newswire from Triple-A and a company called Kurgo that makes pet tra…
Do Your Kids Ride The Bus?
According to the National Household Travel Survey, 75% of parents now drive their children to school.  In 1969, it was only 15%.
 And parents drive their kids even though at least half of the school-age children in this country live within two miles of their schools.
DriveMeCrazy Keeps Track of Bad (and Good) Drivers
iOS: DriveMeCrazy is like a "how is my driving" bumper sticker for anyone with an iOS device, letting you flag aggressive or bad drivers using voice recognition. It can rate and review any registered license plate to provide instant driving feedback.