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Your Traffic and Transit Nightmares

I recently asked my readers in my new Taken for a Ride forum to share their worst commuting nightmares. Now I want video proof. Watch my call to action below and submit footage of your own personal commuting hell. Remember: safety first, don't shoot and drive!

By editors  |  November 16, 2009; 11:31 AM ET
Categories:  Commuting , Driving , Weather , transit  | Tags: Robert Thomson, YouTube, user video  
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I'm not sure I'm competent enough with video-editing software to bleep out all the profanities that would appear in a video I might shoot while in traffic. :-)

Posted by: 1995hoo | November 16, 2009 1:06 PM | Report abuse

From Dr. Gridlock: Don't drive angry, 1995hoo. (Save it for here, where you can vent safely.)

You know, when we decided to do this video thing, I was really worried that people would try to drive and use a video cam at the same time.

I did get an angry letter about a week ago just because we're asking people to tell us about traffic problems. The letter writer wanted to know if I was asking people to text while they were driving.

Of course not. I won't take a cell phone call when I'm driving, not even with a hands-free device, so I'm not about to ask anybody to drive when they're distracted in any way.

Posted by: Dr_Gridlock | November 16, 2009 2:59 PM | Report abuse

Wonderful video! No captions! Completely inaccessible to some of your readers.

Posted by: dkf747 | November 17, 2009 10:06 AM | Report abuse

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