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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.

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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

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

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