Ottawa features an expressway, the Queensway, going right through the centre of town, east to. Most of my complaints about Ottawa drivers involve how they behave on the Queensway; some of my favourites include trying to merge without accelerating beyond 50 km/h; stopping on the on-ramp when unable to merge at 50 km/h; immediately changing into the middle lane, still going 60-70 km/h, to get out of the way of the other idiots trying to merge at 50 km/h; slowing to 20-30 km/h because the sun is in front of them, and so on.
Most of the argh comes from people unable to use on- and off-ramps, and to an extent I've determined that this is because about half the people on the expressway treat it like a city street, which isn't that wacky, because it is the city street you use to get from one part of town to another -- it just happens to be a controlled-access expressway.
But given that people are unable to merge onto the bloody highway, it bothers me that the majority of the really busy onramps and offramps are like this:
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