[LINK] Ipod fines in NY
cas at taz.net.au
Fri Feb 9 08:11:11 EST 2007
On Thu, Feb 08, 2007 at 09:38:11PM +1100, Jan Whitaker wrote:
> New York State Sen. Carl Kruger says three pedestrians in his
> Brooklyn district have been killed since September upon stepping into
> traffic while distracted by an electronic device. In one case
> bystanders screamed "watch out" to no avail.
maybe they should just think of it as evolution in action.
> Tech-consuming New Yorkers trudge to work on sidewalks and subways
> like an army of drones, appearing to talk to themselves on wireless
> devices or swaying to seemingly silent tunes.
what about the drones who trudge to work in a mindless daze WITHOUT
any electronic assistance?
maybe they should ban going to work...
craig sanders <cas at taz.net.au>
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God wants them to do because I notice it always
coincides with their own desires."
[Susan B. Anthony]
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