Ugh. Frustrating. Makes me wish I was back in the Bay Area, where most people actually know how to drive on congested highways. (Not that there aren't assholes, but at least up there there's not one asshole per car ...)
It's all about the delta-V. And if you forget that, I shall be forced to beat it into your head repeatedly. With a foam cluebat. ;)
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1 - By "delta-V", I don't mean acceleration. I mean the difference in velocity between your car and other cars.