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Fusion Fiction as Third Rail Writing.

Blog posts about banned books have shown that, unlike the other Arts, inappropriate taboos are still inflicted on the Art of Writing. These restrictions define and confine a Third Rail: supercharged concepts barricaded behind signs that say, … 598 more words

A Bronx Tale - NYCFC home debut sticks to the script

“Dad, there’s a hundred people down there! Wait, no, it’s a hundred and eighty six!”, exclaimed an overwhelmed young New York City FC fan as we stepped down from the 4 train. 1,371 more words


NT Live at Third Rail | BEHIND THE BEAUTIFUL FOREVERS by David Hare is theatre as big as it gets

“Don’t settle.”

You hear that a lot these days in reference to jobs, partners, life.

What about theatre?

What would not settling look like, when it comes to theatre? 384 more words

#NYCFC Home Opener

I went yesterday to Yankee Stadium for the historic home opener of the New York City Football Club (NYCFC).

I had bought a parking pass beforehand, saving a few dollars over paying there, and parked close to the exit ramp for a quick getaway afterwords. 194 more words


[427/441] Third rail

Trains that are powered electrically can be powered in one of a few different ways.  They may receive power from overhead lines, or they can be powered from an electrified rail on the tracks.   508 more words


Theater Review | THE NIGHT ALIVE by Conor McPherson at Third Rail

“What’s going on?”

A simple question you would think, and one asked several times (and sung once on the soundtrack, care of Marvin Gaye) over the course of Conor McPherson’s latest play THE NIGHT ALIVE, now receiving a wonderfully tuned production at… 1,323 more words

Final NTSB briefing on Metro-North crash reveals heroic actions of engineer

VALHALLA, N.Y. (AP) — Officials say the train involved in the deadly New York crash was penetrated by twelve 39-foot sections of electrified “third rail.” 129 more words

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