Unformatted text preview: but it is also annoying to other drivers on the road. It gets extremely irritating when they are in the left lane and that causes road rage for some people. This example negatively affects both older and younger people because of obvious reasons. If there were ways to stop elderly from driving slow on the road then there would not be any hate from the younger towards them. There are many examples of ageism in the society in general. There have been expressions where they would offend elderly. For example: “Don’t be an old fuddy-duddy.” This will not necessarily offend a young person but it could negatively affect by encouraging them to discriminate against elderly. The expression itself definitely has a negative effect on the older people because it is quite offensive....
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- Spring '08
- Ageism, Charles Barkley, Old School Ballers., causes road rage