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The Cult Of Overdoing It: Road Killers

Market research shows that S.U.V.s tend to be bought by people who are "insecure, vain, self-centered, and self-absorbed, who are frequently nervous about their marriages, and who lack confidence in their driving skills."
This week in The New Yorker magazine, in an article titled, "Big and Bad," Malcolm Gladwell writes about S.U.V. safety. Here, with The New Yorker's Ben Greenman, Gladwell discusses the boom of the S.U.V. culture, and whether S.U.V.s are as safe as drivers feel in them.

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