If you push that button to change the traffic light at crosswalks, you may be surprised to learn you're wasting your time. Inside Edition investigated crosswalk times around the country to compare how long you would wait when you press the button compared to when you don't. At a busy intersection in Miami Beach, it normally takes 63 seconds for the light to change and you have 30 seconds to cross. When pushing the button, Inside Edition found the wait time is exactly the same.
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