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Friday, July 18, 2014

On The YouTubes: A Magical Journey to the Metro

Our BFFs at the Washington Post strapped one of those, whazzitcalled, GoPro cameras to one of their paperboys' bicycles and take us from the W&OD trail and across several traffic-clogged pedestrian-friendly intersections to a tour of the plaza outside of the Wiehle Avenue Metro station's still-locked gates.

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It's a magical, often bewildering journey. Fortunately, the scribes at the Post are there to explain what some of the strange sights are:

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This next one doesn't really help answer our earlier question: Is this art? Like, on purpose?

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Maybe they can use some of that extra tape to tie those suckers down, the end.


  1. "Metro to Dulles 2018" ... seems a just a little bit optimistic.

  2. Doing 0.26 miles in 4:41, especially when trying to cross SSH road during the rush hours, seems optimistic too.


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