Category Archives: Mitchell Pally

Bar Cars Reportedly Rolling to a Stop Once Again

Metro-North doesn’t seem to envision bar cars in its future, reports the NY Times, which says it looks unlikely those bygone-era relics will fit into the long-awaited rollout of the M8 cars on the New Haven Line last this year. … Continue reading

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MTA’s Pally Forbids “Hump Day”

MTA board member Mitchell Pally has taken steps toward forbidding the term “Hump Day” from being uttered around MTA offices. Hump Day is often used as a synonym for Wednesday, as in, you get over the hump of the work … Continue reading

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If Manhattan Island Was the Isle of Sodor

Thanks to Little G, we end up spending a lot of time in Sodor—that is, the mythical island on which Thomas the Tank Engine and his train friends operate. All of the trains in Thomas’ world have unique personalities, whether … Continue reading

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Mitchell Pally is a Gigantic Sissy

MTA board guy Mitchell Pally, the Long Islander who railed against drinking on the train, only to find none of his fellow board members felt the same way, was at it again in yesterday’s Times. In an Op-Ed called “Dry … Continue reading

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