Monthly Archives: December 2010

I am not a robot dammit…

…I have emotions! It’s been a bit of a roller coaster kinda year for me – lots of emotional ups and downs to say the least. As a result, I have cried quite a few times on public transit. It is far from ideal, … Continue reading

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This is the message of Christmas: We are never alone. ~Taylor Caldwell

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Santa didn’t bring us cars, so it looks like we’ll be keeping this up for the next year. Thanks for reading this year everyone, we truly do appreciate you … Continue reading

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Pet Peeve #276: The dreaded ‘knee-swivel’

So you know when you’re sitting in a seat nearest to the window and when your stop draws near and it’s time for you to disembark the bus the person beside you doesn’t actually stand up to let you off, instead … Continue reading

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The Bodyguard: Follow up

We received an interesting comment on the previous article here The Bodyguard that  I wanted to post because it’s good information about what to do if harassed on the bus or if you’re waiting at stop at night. Thanks for … Continue reading

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The Bodyguard

As someone who rides Translink, do you feel safe? Generally speaking, I do. There are some times at night when I’ll get a little leery of some of my fellow passengers, but it’s nothing to worry about. But what about … Continue reading

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My least favorite transit system

The other day I wrote about my favorite mass transit system city- Berlin. Now it’s time to discuss my least favorite. As I explained in my previous post, I spent some time living in Italy two years ago. I was … Continue reading

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My favorite transit system

I had a revelation while at the German Christmas Market on now at Queen Elizabeth.  Two years ago I spent two weeks in Berlin during the period after Christmas and for New Years. I was living in Italy at the … Continue reading

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