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pecosdave: Interesting thing I noticed - the 10 least crashy states have excellent public transportation - except for Alaska which is simply lacking in things to run your car into. The 10 most crashy states have next to no public transit.Is it a red state / blue state thing or a lack of public transit thing? If you were to do a find and replace for red/blue lacking transit/plentiful transit you couldn't tell the difference.
pecosdave: except for Alaska which is simply lacking in things to run your car into.
pecosdave: Is it a red state / blue state thing or a lack of public transit thing?
pecosdave: the 10 least crashy states have excellent public transportation
PC LOAD LETTER: Ain't no gubmint tell me to wear no seatbelt, I'll tell you what.
hdhale: With the understanding that "crashing the economy" was a bipartisan effort, thanks to the Housing Bubble, meaningless statistics are meaningless, subby.
BronyMedic: Tennessee's problem is sobering.There's a T-DOT billboard that is over the road on my way to work, that displays the number of Traffic Fatalities each morning in Tennessee for the year.We're currently approaching 1,100 for the year. And each day brings a new addition.
Dead for Tax Reasons: More highly urbanized areas are more likely to vote democrat and also less likely to drive by utilizing mass transit/walkingAn intesting comparison would be to fatalities per mile driven in these states. The results would probably be a lot closer