Cell Phone Use by Drivers Impairs as Much as Driving Drunk

Everybody does it. Some do it practically every time they get behind the wheel. Others grudgingly do it when they absolutely have to. But I don’t know of anyone who makes it impossible for themselves to do it.
I’m talking about talking on the cell phone while driving.
I hate it. But I’m not going to wish fire and brimstone on those who do it, because once in a blue moon, I have to take a call while driving. If it’s a quick call, I’ll keep driving. If it’s a lengthy one, I’ll pull over.
But let’s all agree that talking on the phone while driving is a lousy, lousy idea.

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