Originally Posted by Schnickelfritz
I firmly believe that if drivers were frequently, routinely and consistently issued $500 citations when they are observed playing with one of their toys instead of driving while in the driver's seat, the issue of self-important douchebags blocking the progress of everyone else and endangering their fellow road users would be far smaller. Alas, the "right" to do these things has become as ingrained as the "right" to operate a motor vehicle at all.
I firmly believe that the fine could be twice that and wouldn't make a difference, because using the devices is already illegal in many places, yet the police can't/won't inforce the laws that are in place...
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