Rubbernecking

The events that have transpired on what was supposed to be a typical morning commute to work has caused me to trudge through the nooks and crannies of my old writings to find one of my topics on perhaps the most annoying experience of driving; rubbernecking.

Rubberneck
verb (used without object)

1.

to look about or stare with great curiosity, as by craning the neck or turning the head.
verb (used with object)

2.

to gawk at:
rubbernecking is so insufferably frustrating that i still would not gawk at an accident of this magnitude
rubbernecking is so insufferably frustrating that i still would not gawk at an accident of this magnitude

March 14 2014

Rubberneckers

The morbid curiosity that people have for accidents never ceases to drive me to some sort of indignation, although I cannot decide whether this stems from the moral or existential absurdity of it all. Do they stop and gape at it all Read More