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Bumper sticker to combat reckless driving?

by ErikaStellar on April 26, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

This is somewhat inspired from jl333's memoir about the texting and driving. In six words, what bumper sticker would you put on your car to send a message to reckless drivers. On my commute in and out of the city, I see too many unsafe actions on the road and too many accidents.


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