Category Archives: 5:46

‘Westported’ to Pleasantville

I’ve followed with interest the commuters out of Westport, and the New Haven Line’s unfortunate habit of skipping their stop after a long day of toil down in the city. Well, I too was “Westported” yesterday, along with about 20 … Continue reading

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TRAINJOTTING TURNS 5: Sloth

From December 2009: An Open Letter to: Posted on December 17, 2009 by TJ The Buffalo Wing Eating Slob on the 5:46. Sir. This is your second appearance on An Open Letter to, and that’s two too many. Just 2 … Continue reading

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Evolutionary Road

I was reading an interesting NY Times Op-Ed on the 5:46 home last night, in which David Brooks pointed out that suburbanites are always portrayed as miserable and unfulfilled in literature–most recently in Jonathan Franzen’s new novel, Freedom, which will … Continue reading

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