Category Archives: Drag Queens

TRAINJOTTING TURNS 5: Lust

Each day this week, to commemorate our fifth birthday, Trainjotting is publishing memorable posts from the past, grouped under a specific Seven Deadly Sin. Today is Lust. From February 2007, a mere month after Trainjotting debuted. Drag Queen on the … Continue reading

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TRAINJOTTING CLASSIC: The Drag Queen Returns

From October 26, 2007 [Editor’s Note: I sure could get used to this lazy-ass repurposing.] There (s)he was on the 7:16 to Stamford last night, all 11-inch heels and fishnet dress and tights with the ass cheeks cut out. Yes, … Continue reading

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What the Kids are Googling

Just a smattering of what people Googled to end up at Trainjotting this week.   betty boop ipod nano skin guy pushed me on the g train john rocker crotch pleasantville central woman found dead in school sweating profusely wearing … Continue reading

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The Great Train Revelry, Part II: New Haven Line

It’s the second of three installments of “The Great Train Revelry,” the Metro-North pub-crawl feature that appeared in the Journal News mag INTown. Part I focused on the Harlem Line, and Part II on the New Haven Line. Extra added bonus: … Continue reading

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Another ‘Rocky’ Sequel

Since none of us can seem to get enough of the giant drag queen who often rides Metro-North, here’s a little somethign from the modestly monikered The Legendary Train Main Paul: Sounds like you all have met Rocky!! He (or … Continue reading

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Another ‘Rocky’ Sequel

Since none of us can seem to get enough of the giant drag queen who often rides Metro-North, here’s a little somethign from the modestly monikered The Legendary Train Main Paul: Sounds like you all have met Rocky!! He (or … Continue reading

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Tranny Being Tranny

It being the season of dressing up and scaring the shit out of people and all, I’ve found myself thinking about the Metro-North drag queen more than I’d care to admit. And I’ve come up with a hypothesis. I’ve seen … Continue reading

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The Drag Queen Returns!

There (s)he was on the 7:16 to Stamford last night, all 11-inch heels and fishnet dress and tights with the ass cheeks cut out. Yes, the giant black drag queen was shaking up the stuffy decor on the Metro-North again, … Continue reading

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Orgies, Transvestites and Rude Riders: A Conductor Speaks Out

Whether it’s TJ or CTRider or Straphanger Joe, we hear plenty from riders of New York’s rails. But what about the other half of the commuter equation, the workers? Toward that end, Trainjotting sat with veteran Metro-North conductor Bobby McDonough, … Continue reading

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What the Kids Are Googling

The searches that brought visitors to Trainjotting this week show that they’re still obsessed with gangsta hos, drag queens, Papa Smurf and Choo Choo Charlie. Some of the better ones: gangster hos metro north slow white trash Amtrak poppa smurf … Continue reading

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