1. The first scene from the movie Office Space always makes you cringe.
You recognized that intersection almost immediately: LBJ and the Tollway. The fact construction on LBJ has finally finished is a miracle twenty years in the making, but that doesn’t stop people from Dallas using traffic as the opener for almost any conversation. Because we’re lacking in extreme weather like hurricanes (though the occasional tornado does come through), the only topic on which every Dallasite can agree involves cars on a freeway. Let’s face it: none of us ride DART.