And that’s probably a good thing.
Chivalry, thy name is “commuter”.
Nothing about this is comfortable.
Our get-it-now economy depends on enormous, futuristic warehouses — but the people who live in their shadows face lung-stunting pollution and, in some cases, political corruption.
You can click to order almost anything — but not without a human and environmental cost. This narrated slideshow takes you to the humungous, futuristic warehouses that handle our stuff, and to the people who live with the pollution they generate. Part of a BuzzFeed News investigation.
So many cathedrals, so little time.
Train, bus, ferry, no contest.
“We are being momentarily held by the train’s dispatcher.”
“Can you move down, please?” How about NO.
We’re not trying to be dicks. We just have them.
Though, who among us can resist the siren song of floor chips?
♫ Come on, ride the train, it’s the choo-choo, ride it… ♫
More than 50% of UK railway travel involves a foreign state-owned railway company. Labour is developing its policy on the issue.
The next train to WTF Is Happening is leaving right now. Slightly NSFW.
You can’t make this stuff up.
This is why you don’t play near trains.
Hey social media people, this is not how you respond to customer complaints.
This short film shows men taking part in the incredibly risky activity, also known as ‘Staff Riding.’
No, I will not move down the carriage.
Take a leaf out of illustrator @OctoberJones’ book and your commute will be changed forever.
We’ve all contemplated firing off an angry complaint letter following a delay. This guy took it to insane extremes.
Quite possibly the most unfortunate typo in the history of unfortunate typos.
Pretty much the best way to get to work ever. Nancyhsu1990 commented, “Taiwan High Speed Rail turned the latest train into the world’s first Cartoon Network theme train. Had a great time riding it, though somehow it seems that parents are more excited then the kids…”
That empty car? IT’S A TRAP.
Look at the image for long enough and you can make the train change direction simply by thinking about it. Freaky.
Which is your style - the dignified dart or the self-conscious scuttle? Via Andylisa.