Are You A Sidezoomer, Lineupper, Ersatz Exit-Laner, Or Vigilante?

Anyone who's done any driving around the San Francisco Bay Area will likely flinch at the mention of the dreaded Caldecott Tunnel, whose crazy merges and direction-changes provide the perfect petri dish for growing cultures of bad driver behavior. Cynthia Gorney has written a humorous (yet deadly accurate) piece… » 8/05/08 8:00am 8/05/08 8:00am

Cyclist Clings To Road-Ragin' Ford Escort?

This video shows a cyclist clinging to the hood of a car, allegedly driven by a man later charged with kidnapping, second-degree attempted assault, driving under the influence of intoxicants, third-degree criminal mischief and reckless driving in connection with the incident. According to the story, the cyclist yelled… » 7/15/08 4:00pm 7/15/08 4:00pm

Drivemocion Is An Even More Lazy Way To Express Road Emotions

For when flipping the bird or giving a friendly wave takes just too much effort, one company now offers the Drivemocion, a device that mounts to the rear windshield and will display one of many differ emotions to drivers behind. Was that car nice enough to let you merge on the freeway during rush hour? Greet them with… » 5/27/08 2:40pm 5/27/08 2:40pm

California Highway Closed Due To Road Rage

Out in the charming, meth-lab-studded landscape near the Los Angeles-Riverside County line, drivers don't like to be slowed down by road construction. In fact, they hate roadwork so much that they've been threatening and assaulting the construction crews attempting to widen State Highway 138 (the road, aptly dubbed… » 7/23/07 1:00pm 7/23/07 1:00pm

Road Rage Roundup: Blame It On Intermittent Explosive Disorder!

According to a National Institute of Mental Health study, road rage is actually just one way for a disorder known as Intermittent Explosive Disorder to express itself. 16 million Americans suffer from IED, according to the NIMH. And we though it was just psycho assholes doing their thing, all this time. [Daily Aztec] » 5/07/07 6:30pm 5/07/07 6:30pm