Category Archives: delay

PLANEJOTTING: Not So Hot-lanta

First off, a big thanks to Straphanger Joe for stepping in to keep the site fresh in my absence.   The family vacay was great–sun, beach, and an endless supply of buffet food and cerveza in the Dominican Republic. All … Continue reading

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Straphanger Joe: Announces Sexual Misconduct

I heard it yesterday and then again today. It could be I’ve missed it before while in a straphanger fog. But two days in a row means it’s probably real and not an illusion. Yesterday I was on the F … Continue reading

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PLANEJOTTING: When ‘A Little Minute’ Means ‘A Little 2 1/2 Hours’

I rarely fly, so when it comes to people who get to moan about the woeful state of airline travel today, I’m clearly at the back of the  line. Nonetheless, lend me your ears, as I’ve some first-class kvetching to do. … Continue reading

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Power Problems Uptown

A power outtage on the Upper East Side and the Bronx is causing delays on the evening commute. From lohud.com: “Because we do not have full power, we are not able to run a full schedule of trains at this … Continue reading

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There but for the grace of God sit I

My first glimpse of the Mamaroneck platform this morning told me something was wrong. There were way too many people standing around looking even less happy than usual. While I’m used to standing on the ride home, not getting a … Continue reading

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