Food & Drink

Why Eating While Driving Should Be Illegal

Published On 09/19/2017 Published On 09/19/2017
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Jason Hoffman/Thrillist
Eating while driving has been ignored at best, and generally accepted as "normal" at worst.

Distracted driving -- which entails eating and drinking, of course -- is responsible for over 80% of all car crashes.

"Would I pull someone over if they have some French fries in their hands? No. But if someone is eating a sub, swerving all over the road? For sure. And I have."