Category Archives: Smile Study

TRAINJOTTING CLASSIC: Straphanger Joe Looks For Smiles, Finds Tension

Smile Study Part I Have you ever tried to smile at someone while you were on the train? Have you tried to make that most intimate of gestures–eye contact–with no other intent than to see if pursed lips would become … Continue reading

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Straphanger Joe is Still Smilin’, Living On the Edge of Danger

Smile Study Part II I walk to the train after dropping my son off at school, the snow forcing me to look down. Everyone has their head down against the wind. I keep my iPod off, not wanting to be … Continue reading

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Straphanger Joe is Still Smilin’, Living On the Edge of Danger

Smile Study Part II I walk to the train after dropping my son off at school, the snow forcing me to look down. Everyone has their head down against the wind. I keep my iPod off, not wanting to be … Continue reading

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