And you think we know how to drive?

July 16, 2008

We all stink at this driving thing and should ALL be retested annually.

Witness the result of bad driving allegedly by Michael Faria  of Stoughton. He was ALLEGEDLY text messaging on his phone when he ALLEGEDLY plowed into a 58-year-old Brockton man and killed him last weekend.

And you people think that maintaining safe driving distances and constant speeds create a risky situation. Wake up!

It’s people who are in cars they can’t handle, doing things that shouldn’t occur while they’re behind the wheel, that constitute a danger to the rest of us.

Here’s the story on

After reading that, tell me how you would create and then enforce tougher laws in Massachusetts. It’s not going to help John McCarthy, but it might keep some of us and our families out of the morgue.

More to come…