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    A Surprising Number Of Londoners Think The Tube Strike Is Just Like The Blitz

    Yes that's right, walking to work IS just like the destruction of London by bombs.

    Some Londoners aren't coping with the tube strike.

    Yui Mok/PA Wire/Press Association Images and Twitter: @sharleneugly

    tube strike chaos. traffic. bus filling up. sat next to a stranger. a man with glittery gold flared trousers just boarded. this is the end

    Matt Tijou@matttijou

    tube strike chaos. traffic. bus filling up. sat next to a stranger. a man with glittery gold flared trousers just boarded. this is the end

    10:26 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    This bus journey has rinsed 20% of my battery. Real issues. #tubestrike

    Patrick Metselaar@patrickcmets

    This bus journey has rinsed 20% of my battery. Real issues. #tubestrike

    11:57 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    To the person who has just farted on the no19 bus... It's not big and it's not clever. #tubestrike

    Matthew Gore@matthewtgore

    To the person who has just farted on the no19 bus... It's not big and it's not clever.

    #tubestrike

    12:43 PM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    The bus was so packed that a lady fell over and accidentally kissed me. If you are that lady...How you doing? #tubestrike

    Spencer Scheinert@s_scheinert

    The bus was so packed that a lady fell over and accidentally kissed me. If you are that lady...How you doing? #tubestrike

    12:04 PM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Traffic's been crawling for over an hour, I'm on the verge of wetting myself for the first time since I was a kid. Suit's going to be ruined

    lee minutes@leem111

    Traffic's been crawling for over an hour, I'm on the verge of wetting myself for the first time since I was a kid. Suit's going to be ruined

    10:20 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    According to some people the strike feels just like bombing of London during World War II.

    A bit of blitz spirit in London today, with the tube strike.

    Hometown London@hometownlondon

    A bit of blitz spirit in London today, with the tube strike.

    09:54 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    #tubestrike my arse, I had a dream commute to the office and I came all the way from Manhattan via Balham. #BlitzSpirit

    David Walker@david_a_walker

    #tubestrike my arse, I had a dream commute to the office and I came all the way from Manhattan via Balham. #BlitzSpirit

    10:27 AM - 6 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    On a packed bus to work. We're all singing Vera Lynn songs and invoking the spirit of The Blitz and reminiscing about The Olympics.

    Richard@richardfscott

    On a packed bus to work. We're all singing Vera Lynn songs and invoking the spirit of The Blitz and reminiscing about The Olympics.

    08:54 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Seeing the great & the gormless marauding London tonight,let's all hope one of the channel islands doesn't decide to invade! #blitzspirit

    DStuart@DrStu2012

    Seeing the great & the gormless marauding London tonight,let's all hope one of the channel islands doesn't decide to invade! #blitzspirit

    06:46 PM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    TFL have told slight porkies about limited service on Bakerloo! So I've embraced the Blitz spirit and caught a bus-no idea where it's going!

    Paul Godfrey@Godderstwit

    TFL have told slight porkies about limited service on Bakerloo! So I've embraced the Blitz spirit and caught a bus-no idea where it's going!

    09:48 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Scoped out the bus situation: the situation is that I am having another pint. #blitzspirit

    Ed Jefferson@edjeff

    Scoped out the bus situation: the situation is that I am having another pint. #blitzspirit

    08:01 PM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    It's just like WWII. THE BLITZ SPIRIT IS HERE!

    Mark Mainz / Getty Images and Twitter: @harrumble and
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    These buses are back. IT IS JUST LIKE THE BLITZ.

    Here's an unexpected bonus. Routemasters are back! #blitzspirit

    jane savage@janiekettles

    Here's an unexpected bonus. Routemasters are back! #blitzspirit

    08:15 AM - 6 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    PEOPLE ARE TALKING TO EACH OTHER ON TRANSPORT. REPEAT, PEOPLE ARE TALKING TO EACH OTHER ON TRANSPORT #pandemonium #blitzspirit #tubestrike

    Tara O'Malley@T_L_OMalley

    PEOPLE ARE TALKING TO EACH OTHER ON TRANSPORT. REPEAT, PEOPLE ARE TALKING TO EACH OTHER ON TRANSPORT #pandemonium #blitzspirit #tubestrike

    07:45 AM - 6 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Graeme Robertson/Staff and Twitter: @tomholder

    You didn't even need the bus to experience The Blitz.

    Twitter: @danhinchliffe / Via defotoberg / Shutterstock
    Stefan Schurr / Shutterstock and Twitter: @Chattervix

    Just to remind you guys, The Blitz looked like this.

    Central Press / Hulton Archive / Getty Images
    William Vanderson / Hulton Archive / Getty Images
    Keystone / Stringer Collection / Hulton Archive / Getty Images
    Fred Morley / Hulton Archive / Getty Images

    Maybe we're all exaggerating. Just a bit. Just a little, little bit.

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