Jessica Gross

Sidewalk Rage

In musings, people watching on October 7, 2008 at 11:07 pm

This morning, I caught a rampage. A woman who had just crossed the street turned around and screamed at a driver, “You could’ve said excuse me!”

Do people understand that if drivers’ windows are closed, they can’t hear you? Also, “excuse me”? Sounds like a case of misdirected aggression to me, composed pedestrian.

Then again, when someone slows down to let me cross the street, I pip, “Thank you!” Any chance that makes it through the glass windshield?

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  1. I usually do the old nod, along with the mutual acknowledgment face…although ever realize how that face just looks like you have burp?

  2. […] 13, 2008 · No Comments I berated a woman for her sidewalk rage, so I have to come clean. Yesterday, I had subway […]

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