Cheating death on the Red Line

Yesterday's afternoon commute started out crazy, morphed into annoying, then quickly turned tragic for many DC-area commuters.  Because it made national news, you've heard by now about the deadly Metrorail crash on the Red Line. It happened at about 5pm yesterday.  Where was I? Well, about 20 minutes before, I descended the escalator into the … Continue reading Cheating death on the Red Line

I don’t mind Mondays

Is there anything cooler than when the right song accompanies your life at exactly the right moment, completely by accident? I was riding in to DC on a super-crowded train. It was SRO by the third stop down the line.  As we stopped at the stations closer to downtown, people were pushing to board the … Continue reading I don’t mind Mondays