Tagged: wmata

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Rituals

I realize that I forgot to do anything to observe April Fools Day this year. In lieu of a joke, it is understood that by reading this sentence you agree to the terms and conditions of having been pranked. Ha!...

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Why do you want to take pictures of the metro, anyway?

Ah the morning after a night of drinking where you know you’ve narrowly avoided a hangover, but your mouth still feels like sandpaper. Thankfully I had my clothes laid out already, so getting out of the house was no trouble....

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Metro cutbacks and fare hikes?

There’s a proposed 2008 budget for Metro that would result in both reduced service and fare hikes (makes perfect sense to me!) that has more than a few riders crying foul and reaching for their car keys. I remember living...

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you can’t please ’em

Ah Metro, Metro, Metro… nice try, I’ll grant you that. It was a good effort putting cameras in the regular rail cars and having employees monitor passenger habits for months to see how to improve upon the rail car design....

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Monday Funnies

The day has calmed down a bit and I’m cutting out a little bit early to try and avoid long lines at Metro Center. I finally caught up with my webcomics and the recent Sinfest and Ctrl-Alt-Del cracked me up...

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Somebody’s got a case of the — oh shut up!

So far this morning I have yet to see a sign that I shouldn’t have stayed in bed and perhaps caught up on TV, especially Torchwood. My computer locked up, my iPod locked up, there was no hot water well...

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not how I’d like to start my morning

I’m hoping this isn’t some kind of omen for the day. While I was still dealing with my carefully crafted system of alarms and snoozes, I heard a lot of sirens going off outside — though I thought they were...

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Owie! and other gripes

While I am glad to see that I was able to walk over 2.5 miles last night and burn approximately 368 calories, my legs are really letting me have it today. I keep standing up to stretch and they’re all...

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Who’s that fat guy to the right of him?

Turns out the “fat guy” we were looking at was Karl Rove. Jeezy Creezy, what a day. After the shopping/tourist/t-shirt early afternoon, I came home drenched in my own juices and sat around 1/2 naked just to dry out. All...