It’s hard to decide who are the largest morons in this story: parents or daughter. She was too intent on tapping out a matter message to notice the open gap in the walk and vindicatory dropped straight on in. 15 year-old Alexa Longueira was locomotion on Victory avenue in Staten ground once she brutal into an exposed manhole. Idiotic, yes, but now Alexa’s parents are nerve-racking to blame someone added for their daughter’s stupidity while making a little money into the bargain. I’m all for hard people who travel the streets staring into the tiny screens of their cells. They’re a danger to cyclists, for one, and at the very best they’re an annoyance to normal pedestrians, the kind who actually look wherever they’re walking.
Texting while Walking, Woman Falls into Fountain - CBS News
READING, Pa., We've all been warned some the dangers of texting and driving, but for one woman, it turned out that texting while close wasn't a acceptable idea. Cathy Cruz Marrero was doing just that in the county Mall in Reading, Pa. when she abruptly tumbled headfirst into a water supply fountain, getting completely drenched.
Texting teen falls into open manhole - Overlawyered
Now the parents of the 15-year-old, from Staten Island, N. [Gothamist, Staten earth Advance] More: apostle Heller, On Point News, Tech Dirt. james earl carter jr. Wood is reminded of Hans Guck-in-die-Luft from Struwwelpeter. And robert the bruce Carton wonders whether warnings on cellphones are move (“do not text while walking, could lead you to fall in manhole…”).