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August 17, 2013

Beware the raging rich

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You may think that one little study cannot define bad drivers, but there was also another recent study by the money-saving website VoucherCodesPro that suggested BMW motorists ranked the most aggressive — just ahead of those driving Land Rovers, Audis, and (drum roll, please), Subarus.

Put all that together with Oprah’s recent purse rant and what can you deduct? Heck, I don’t need a government grant for a research study for this one. It appears to me that those who suffer from having too much money have anger issues.

I can feel their pain, can’t you? It must be really difficult to decide if you should buy a purse or a Prius. Do I save the environment and feel good about myself or carry a designer bag and feel good about myself? So many decisions!

Frankly, I’m just glad I don’t have such issues to deal with on a daily basis.

As for my Subaru-driving foe who cuts me off every morning … roll on, my cell phone loving friend. And just be glad I don’t own a $38,000 purse. Because if I did, I would without a doubt be the type of person who would run you off the road and smack you with it.

— Rebecca Todd is a freelance writer and the author of the book “What’s the Point?” available at booklocker.com. Contact her at btodd@tds.net.

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