from Politifact.com Truth-O-Meter rulings from Georgia http://www.politifact.com/georgia/statements/2012/mar/23/metro-atlanta-voter-education-network/ad-commute-takes-260-hours-year/The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Ad: Metro Atlantans spend “260 hours a year” commuting

A new ad about the region’s dismal commutes made us worry that the best years of our lives are passing us by as we sit in traffic. “Metro Atlanta, we have a problem,” it says. “One of the longest average commutes in America. Over an hour every day, five hours a week you don’t spend with your family — 260 hours a year.” This made your PolitiFact Georgia team sad. While we’re behind the wheel cursing traffic, we may be missing all of those Hallmark card experiences that are supposed to make the …

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