Two accidents slow the LIE in morning...

Two accidents slow the LIE in morning rush

There are 12 comments on the Newsday story from Dec 8, 2008, titled Two accidents slow the LIE in morning rush. In it, Newsday reports that:

The eastbound and westbound lanes of the Long Island Expressway were briefly snarled Monday morning when two accidents brought traffic to a crawl in Nassau County.

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Observer

United States

#1 Dec 8, 2008
WHEN are people going to slow down???????
Paying Attention

Fairfield, CT

#2 Dec 8, 2008
When they are dead, unfortunately.
spirit of 1776

Smithtown, NY

#4 Dec 8, 2008
Consider too, some people have road rage, are on illegal, and or Rx drugs, or alcholol. Let us not stop there, then of course we have purely reckless drivers who are late for work, a conference, or those simply who jockey to be first...which include the tailgaters, and those who do not follow the rules of the road...all of these idiots are accidents waiting to happen. Just think of all of the reports of people crashing in to buildings, it boggles the mind...amazing.
Drive Closer To Me

Patchogue, NY

#5 Dec 8, 2008
To all these numbnuts out there who feel the need to pretend to be my proctologist by driving so close to my rear bumper because they think I'll get out of their way or drive faster, guess again. I actually slow down and I just might slam on the brakes for no other reason but to watch you crash through your front windshield and splatter on the pavement. Just because you think you're special don't make it so. Have a nice day.
Drive Closer To Me

Patchogue, NY

#6 Dec 8, 2008
Paying Attention wrote:
When they are dead, unfortunately.
Do you promise?

“Slappy X. Sanchez, Esq.”

Since: Jun 08

Location hidden

#7 Dec 8, 2008
Drive Closer To Me wrote:
To all these numbnuts out there who feel the need to pretend to be my proctologist by driving so close to my rear bumper because they think I'll get out of their way or drive faster, guess again. I actually slow down and I just might slam on the brakes for no other reason but to watch you crash through your front windshield and splatter on the pavement. Just because you think you're special don't make it so. Have a nice day.
FYI, a handful of loose change works, too.
Explain

Raleigh, NC

#8 Dec 8, 2008
Explain please. I'm not sure what you mean.
Yukon Cornelius

Oakdale, NY

#9 Dec 8, 2008
spirit of 1776 wrote:
Consider too, some people have road rage, are on illegal, and or Rx drugs, or alcholol. Let us not stop there, then of course we have purely reckless drivers who are late for work, a conference, or those simply who jockey to be first...which include the tailgaters, and those who do not follow the rules of the road...all of these idiots are accidents waiting to happen. Just think of all of the reports of people crashing in to buildings, it boggles the mind...amazing.
Don't forget those pesky diabetics that can't or won't manage their levels properly.
Yukon Cornelius

Oakdale, NY

#10 Dec 8, 2008
Drive Closer To Me wrote:
To all these numbnuts out there who feel the need to pretend to be my proctologist by driving so close to my rear bumper because they think I'll get out of their way or drive faster, guess again. I actually slow down and I just might slam on the brakes for no other reason but to watch you crash through your front windshield and splatter on the pavement. Just because you think you're special don't make it so. Have a nice day.
Sounds like you are one of those m0rons that decides to take a leisurely drive and go sight seeing in the passing lane. Try getting out of the PASSING lane if you aren't passing anyone and see how that resolves your problem.
Calm Down

Bronx, NY

#11 Dec 8, 2008
Slappy Sanchez wrote:
<quoted text>
FYI, a handful of loose change works, too.
I like to get them with the window washer fluid, but you need either really strong front washers or a strategically altered rear washer.
marl

Pleasantville, NY

#12 Dec 8, 2008
maybe if people weren't driving in the left lane going 30 mph, people wouldn't have road rage.

most accidents are caused by people who, for unspecified reasons, brake every 2 seconds or who drive drastically below the speed limit.

good day.
Proud American

United States

#13 Dec 8, 2008
Don't forget the shavers, newspaper readers, texters, cell phoners and make-up artists. We have too many distractions in our cars. Oh, don't forget the REAL cause of the backup at each accident, the rubbernecking fools who have to slow down to get a better look.

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