Cellphone conversations voted most annoying transit behavior

Cellphone conversations voted most annoying transit behavior
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Cellphone conversations have been voted the most annoying behavior among public transportation riders, according to a survey conducted by the Washington, D.C.-based KRC Research firm. 

The survey, which polled 1,000 adults online, found 50 percent of transit users think other passengers' cellphone conversations are the most annoying thing that happens on public transportation trips. 

The second most annoying behavior among transit riders is passengers not offering their seat to riders who are in need, such as seniors or pregnant women, which offended 46 percent of passengers according to the survey. 

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The third and fourth most egregious behavior in the minds of transit riders are passengers who take up extra seats with their luggage and people who eat sloppy meals during their trips, which each annoyed 41 percent of the survey's respondents.