Reckless Driving: The Price We Pay For Cities

Take your average, "I get safe driving checks from Allstate" driver, plop them and their America F**k Yeah car in the middle of Manhattan, and you will produce a "reckless" driver. There are too many pedestrians and cars and dogs and construction zones for anybody here to even approach a modicum of "safety" out on these… » 3/20/14 6:30pm 3/20/14 6:30pm

Federal safety board calls for ban on cell phones while driving

Despite several states already banning use of personal electronic devices like cell phones while driving out of fear of people tweeting, texting and Facebooking, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board today is taking things one step further. The safety board's now calling for a nationwide federal ban. And how'd… » 12/13/11 1:01pm 12/13/11 1:01pm

U.S. Transportation Secretary Hates Facebook, Twitter While Driving

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood's fatwa against distracted driving could grow to include a ban on all in-car cellphone use and new tech automakers have already rolled out. Distracted driving is dumb; so are over-reaching regulations buffaloed into existence. » 10/08/10 10:00am 10/08/10 10:00am

The US Atlas Of Texting-While-Driving Laws

Driving requires constant attention — yet people are seemingly spending more time staring at iPhones to text friends. It's dangerous and that's why it's becoming illegal in more states. A guide to where and how the laws work below. » 7/13/09 1:30pm 7/13/09 1:30pm