Pseudo-Scientific Real World Testing: Is It Safer to Drive Drunk or On the Phone?

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EdnaM

I think is better not to drink and not to talk on the phone while driving.This shouldn't be an option.Working as a volunteer for a Florida holistic drug rehab center I see every day people consumed by guilt.Imagine living a whole life consumed by the guilt of killing someone because you were drunk or talking on the phone while driving.I respect them for seeking help for their alcohol addiction,but I wish everyone would be more serious when it comes to consequences of driving under influence.

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Scott88

Texting and driving is super dangerous, but driving drunk claims more lives so that's your answer. If you have a problem driving drunk then you have a problem with alcohol. You should look into an alcohol and drug rehab and change your life so you don't hurt yourself or somebody else.

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xmannd

If you have one of these problems with drugs or alcohol ..in my opinion you must go at Vista bay rehab they will know how to rehabilitate you very fast and with no stress

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xmannd

An drunk driver is Like an drugged driver so in both cases Narconon is helping everyone who have problem with drugs and alcohol

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inout

i think that this action depens on the man. i know people that drived drunk or smoked or talking to the phone and they hadn't no problem. even two of them told me that they drive better drunk. but not all are cut to do this kind of stunts. so my adivce is to drive safe and sobber. for more studies you can find out from <a rel="follow" href="http://www.drug-rehab.org/Arizona.html">www.drug-rehab.org</a>

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dinny

That's an interesting study and I strongly believe it should be done on a scientifically level and taken more seriously, the official results of this study may have an influence on our auto insurance quotes.

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daniel.hkcs

How does alcohol affect someone who has been diagnosed with aortic valve stenosis?

Paul - ultrasound sydney

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The Relic

Can't tell you how many times I've almost been ran over by morons who are too busy chatting on their cell phones to either use their turn signals, slow down for the light or notice me in the crosswalk...and seeing as how I lost my father to a drunken bastard, they could shoot them for all I care.

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nekollx

 just this morning a bluetooth wearing bi*** tried to cut of the BUS i was riding on...

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mesiah

There is a hidden moral to this story. If you need to get somewhere faster (and don't mind running over a few cones,) get drunk first. But if you over do it, call a friend on the way to keep yourself focused.

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arch-chancellor

They did this exact experiment with a real car and state police and found that talking on the phone was just as bad or worse than being drunk. I can't remember when this episode first aired, but I think it was after this article was originally posted.

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willsmith

I'm reasonably certain that Mobile had gone away by the time Mythbusters was on the air. It was a funny episode though!

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TechJunkie

That was great! Me and the wife gotta kick out of this article!

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010000100110010...

Very very amusing and comical.

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bingojubes

as unscientific as it was, it seemed like a good test that could be used as a stepping stone for researchers. more of these articles, please! i liked this one alot. will we be eventually seeing what the study finds if doing the bumper boats with same criteria?

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AntiHero

 That was awesome. I wish there were videos.

I don't like Microsoft, I associate with it.

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nekollx

 pure win

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