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They Just Don't Get It

A favorite belief of progressives is that nearly everywhere else on earth is better than America (and where it’s clearly not, they just ignore it).  419 more words

Culture

Hong Kong MTR Map

Very convenient, impressively fast and efficient, and affordable way to bounce around Hong Kong.

This is how an mass transit system should operate.

I give you the Hong Kong MTR map in glorious high definition.

Personal

Weird conversation

CoWorker 1: When’s your last day?

Me: Sunday, I start my new job on Monday.

CoWorker 1: Where are you going?

Me: To blahdiblah Co. It’s the downtown office. 374 more words

General

Platform 2 B

Fujifilm X30 – 1/17 @ f/5.6 – ISO 200

The staircase to platform 2B on the Long Island Railroad and all of its dirt and grime from the recently melting snow.

Photography

Overall, Most Mass Transit Users Satisfied With Service

(CBS) – There’s some restlessness, but overall, Chicago-area mass transit users remain satisfied with service overall, despite delays, breakdowns, crowding and fare hikes.

The key indicators in the Regional Transportation Authority’s latest customer satisfaction survey are down, but not drastically. 238 more words

News

Seeing the World Without a Windshield

I haven’t had a car for day-to-day transit since February 1st. I used it twice after that – once to see Mentat and once to… 381 more words

Driving

Smart Phone App To Be Tested As Universal Fare Card For CTA, Metra And Pace

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