22 Jan '12, 1pm

Death by Headphones? | Care2 Causes

In addressing the comment in the original article, last sentence. I thoroughly believe it is not the car nor the head phones. It is the people who are wearing headphones. They can't hear cars coming why blame the driver when someone walks out in front of them without at least looking first? It would be the same thing, if you didn't have an ear plug in. You stop at the curb, look both ways before proceeding across. Ever stop to look up at look at the traffic light? It's there for a reason. You can't blame drivers for stupid people. You have to be alert when it comes to traffic as a driver as well as pedestrians and bikers. Bikers should follow the same direction as cars. Years ago I almost hit a biker because I was looking left to cross over and turn when a biker on the wrong side of the road went in front of me. I was looking left because that is where the traffic was comi...

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