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How to avoid getting hit by a train

Good one from the U.K.

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Tornado derails train (2008)

Happened to be reading a weather discussion board when I spotted this video from 2008. A camera mounted on the train captured what happened when the tornado hit on January 7, 2008 in Havard, Illinois. The tornado moved across the … Continue reading

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Monday morning commute

Interesting Monday morning on New Jersey Transit…. First, the automated announcer went berserk in Trenton, announcing all sorts of odd trains…. Then a customer went berserk in Secaucus. Police came and forcibly removed him from the train. Finally, the escalators … Continue reading

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Mooning the train

Fortunately, I commute on the east coast so I did not fall victim to this annual train mooning, but it’s an interesting story nonetheless. For the last 30 years, crowds have lined the tracks in Laguna Niguel to drop their … Continue reading

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