This is your brain on Seattle traffic
“Why are Seattle drivers the worst?”
That’s a question we get a lot from listeners.
So why do Seattleites feel like they’re surrounded by bad drivers?
Bill Radke asked someone who wrote his dissertation on aggressive driving: Dennis Donovan, professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Washington.
They discuss what happens to our brains while in traffic and reminisce about their first cars — Volkswagens.