If you’ve lived in Los Angeles for any amount of time one thing will be become blatantly apparent , the traffic is earth-shattering. In our city the phrase “I’ll be right there” is often said but rarely executed.
Angelenos are simply in love with their cars, understandably so considering how stretched out L.A. is combine with the terrible state of the public transportation. So what happens when you put a city of 3.8 million people on the freeway?
We’re not talking about a little stop and go traffic here and there. We’re talking about dead stop traffic on the 405, where a 10 mile drive can take over an hour. The traffic where you sit in your car using every cuss word imaginable, while thanking god for Pandora.
The infographic below via Visual.ly shows where the rest of the country ranks in terms of traffic.