#NewYork Subway Rant of the Day

#NewYork Subway Rant of the Day

In the six months of daily subway use by this author, an “expat” Californian, I have seen almost every type of railroading incident I might have thought possible. But an event last night was so sudden and annoying, yet typical in the life of the New York City subway network, that it deserves a dishonorable mention here! I was traveling from West 72ndStreet and Broadway to Brooklyn just after midnight and had decided to take the 2 train, an express line, to 14thStreet, where I would catch an L train. Both of these lines are among the most frequent and reliable in the subway system and are a virtual joy to depend on compared to some of the other, clunkier train lines. When I descended to the 72ndStreet station platform, I had just missed the 2 train so I elected to hop onto a 1 train just arriving, gambling that I could always jump over to a 2 train at a subsequent, transfer...

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