Trashy's World: Yet another rant about texting…

… and driving. So here I was last week, coming home from work along my usual route. I stopped at the Heron/Riverside lights and looked around me at the other vehicles. I really wasn’t to surprised to see that every one of the drivers were “heads-down”, furiously typing away or reading whatever was on their ...

Dead Wild Roses: Your Crotch Can Kill!

No one expects a flying crotch attack, nor should they.  This is an ad by the Government of Alberta in attempt to be ‘hip’ and ‘edgy’ and appeal to the young shite-for-brains motorists who somehow think that driving is compatible with using a cell phone. It is isn’t.  So don’t do it.  But for those ...

Scripturient: Blog & Commentary: Time to get serious with distracted drivers

In March, the fine for being caught texting,  talking on your cell phone, or tinkering with your MP3 player while driving will jump from $155 to $280 in Ontario. That’s better, but not good enough. Distracted drivers are a growing threat to everyone sharing the road – other drivers, pedestrians, and cyclists. We are all ...

Trashy's World: Well, I’m a busy man too, officer…

… just like Mayor Ford… is what I’ll say if I am ever pulled over for talking on my cell, eating, reading a paper, watching a video or having a nap while driving. Hell, if it works for a guy like Rob Ford, who, by virtue of being the Mayor of Canada’s largest city, is ...