WHY WE HAVE SPEED LIMITS

According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT), “Speeding limits are posted primarily to inform motorists of the speed considered reasonable by a majority of drivers on a particular roadway.”And, a safer driving environment is established when motorists drive at the same speed. If you don’t know what that means, check out last week’s blog.…

THE WHOLE TRUTH…AND NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH

After teaching last evening’s comedy defensive driving class (it’s like doing a six hour show), I was approached by one of my students.A husband that had attended with his wife.She was in there for a speeding ticket.He was in there for “moral support”, plus an insurance discount.He whispered “You know why I haven’t gotten a…

Thanksgiving for speeding tickets

Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Eve are just around the corner!!! You know the song; “It’s the most wonderful time of the year… With drunk Uncle Ned And Cousin Ed coming out of the closet And saying he’s queer! It’s the most wonderful time of the year!!” Yes, the holidays are here and with that…

Bumper stickers, they are everywhere!

Bumper stickers, they are everywhere; almost every other car you see out on the road has at least one. These adhesive documents tell the outside world your political views, religious views and your stance on the abortion issue or maybe just your favorite radio station or football team. The family mini-van has the stick figures…

Driver safety course when pulled over

In what he calls an “educational video” that’s widely circulated on YouTube, comedian Chris Rock offers advice on what to do when you get pulled over for a traffic violation. “Obey the law” he says. “Stop immediately” and “stay in your car with your hands on the wheel.” Finally, “if your woman is mad at…