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Do you wear headphones while driving?

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by Derpy Derek, Feb 25, 2011.

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Do you wear headphones while you drive?

Poll closed Mar 27, 2011.
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  2. No

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  1. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:17 PM
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    Derpy Derek

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    I've been noticing a lot of people doing that lately, I don't do it.
     
  2. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:19 PM
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    YouNext

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    I don't. Why would you?

    In Cali it's illegal to have some sort of headset on BOTH ears.
     
  3. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:21 PM
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    Derpy Derek

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    I first saw it in California last summer, now I'm starting to see it here. Quite honestly it pisses me off.
     
  4. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:26 PM
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    armstrsm

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    Maybe hands free cell phone devices...?? I mean i wouldn't do it! I like to hear whats going on around me.
     
  5. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:27 PM
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    08WhiteTRD

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    I have never down it and I never will.
     
  6. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:29 PM
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    ink junky

    ink junky I phucking hate people >:(

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    headphones= mexican surround sound

    what if someone honks and you cant hear?
     
  7. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:30 PM
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    Derpy Derek

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    I'm glad so many people here either don't do it or are against it. :)
     
  8. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:30 PM
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    SlimDigg

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    CRASH
     
  9. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:30 PM
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    scottri

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    I'd like to pull people over that wear headphones while driving and slap the shit out of them.
     
  10. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:32 PM
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    jgwheeler17

    jgwheeler17 I'm a zit. Get it?

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    i think its illegal in a lot of states. stupid either way. i remember seeing a commercial a few years ago for a lexus (i think, feel free to clarify) where they rang all the clocks in the room and you supposedly couldnt hear inside the car. i thought that was just so dumb. i want to hear the horn honking before they crash into me.
     
  11. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:33 PM
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    That, and imagine getting into an accident because you couldn't hear an ambulance or any emergency vehicle enter an intersection.
     
  12. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:37 PM
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    That's a bit of a dumb analogy...IMO.
     
  13. Feb 25, 2011 at 8:44 PM
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    I've tried it an hated it. Hard to do and it screws with my driving. Hell No!!!
     
  14. Feb 25, 2011 at 10:41 PM
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    Oh I was born in Mexico :D So I can say what I want :D

    I seriously was though, bet you didn't see that one coming did ya? :)
     
  15. Feb 25, 2011 at 10:48 PM
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    I personally never understood why people do that unless their radio doesnt work. Its dangerous because you may not hear things like emergency vehicles and such.
     
  16. Feb 25, 2011 at 11:02 PM
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    My friend's radio didn't work, so he used portable radio to play his ipod. So do that if your radio doesn't work. And i would probably crash with headphones in.
     
  17. Feb 25, 2011 at 11:10 PM
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    In respect for emergency and safety personnel everywhere ... no.
     
  18. Feb 26, 2011 at 4:03 PM
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    I don't even like to have both headphones on if I'm outside because I still like to hear what's going on around me. I couldn't imagine not being able to hear anything while I was driving.
     
  19. Feb 26, 2011 at 4:06 PM
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    what i dont understand is why would you have ear phones in when you have a radio???
     
  20. Feb 26, 2011 at 4:13 PM
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    As if people need another device hindering their ability to drive and/or pay attention to the road...

    It's illegal in every state I've driven in...
     
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