How Many Times Per Ride Do the Cops Need To Check My Papers Just To Ride The Bus?

Bradley FarlessNew York City, Travel0 Comments

Seriously.  I feel like I’m trying to enter another country when I’m riding the new, supposedly improved SBS service.  If you’re not familiar with these SBS service buses, they’re supposedly a great new way to get around town that will be faster than a normal limited bus.  They also supposedly save the city money.  I’ve said it before, but I’ll … Read More

Man Got Wedged Between Train and Platform at Union Square Station Last Night

Bradley FarlessNew York City, Thoughts, Travel0 Comments

Last night there was an accident in the Union Square train station that required an ambulance and firefighters to respond. I first realized there was something going on when I was trying to board the train at a station further uptown on the same line.  An announcement was made in the station saying that the express trains would all be … Read More

Do You Have An Unlimited?

Bradley FarlessNew York City, Travel2 Comments

Twice now, on my way home, I’ve passed through the turn-styles at Union Square and had a guy ask me that question.  In fact, I’m pretty sure it was the same guy, though I could be wrong, since the last time this happened before tonight was about a week ago. So, what’s it mean?  Well, when you ride the mass … Read More