Posts tagged "mta"

Some Thoughts On The Jackass Brawl On The F Train

Some quick reactions to the video going viral showing a brawl on NYC's F Train: OMG, shut up, humanity. Pause at 1:36 and see if you don’t laugh your ass off at that viral video opportunist. Seriously, though, a trapper hat? That’s style that deserves to be dissed.

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / November 10, 2014

TGIF! This Used, Jizz-Filled Condom Has Been Tied To A Subway Pole Since At Least Tuesday!

In case you needed further proof that people behave like savage, filthy animals on public transportation, I bring you this photo of a used condom tied to an F train subway pole, spotted by a commuter and posted by Gothamist. A flurry of responses and tips later, the blog reports that the condom has bee…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 10, 2014

This Is Why Everyone Is Working From Home In NYC Today

This is an image taken directly from the New York City MTA of what one of the downtown subway stations looks like post-Hurricane Sandy. That's an entire subway tunnel full of water -- and salt water at that -- which rusts out subway trains and tracks, leaving them non-functioning. Whoa boy.

By: Julie Gerstein / October 31, 2012

NYC Abandons Plans To Stop Public Transit Pervs

While any woman who has ever ridden public transportation most likely has a story about some jerk who copped a feel or a shifty-eyed loser who made her switch cars, almost none of us come forward to complain about the creep. So back in March, Boston launched a campaign to bust pervs on public transportation.

By: Simcha / July 21, 2008