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A First Look at 'the New L,' the Startup Community’s Solution to the L Train Shutdown

For $155 a month, L train passengers can take an ultra-lux alternative that offers free WiFi and a breakfast bar.
John Surico
3 days ago
Tunnel Vision

No, the Subway Doesn't Have to Be Insanely Hot and Gross

London cooled its tube subway system, at least some of the time. Why doesn't New York do the same thing?
John Surico
9.6.18
Tunnel Vision

Rent in Brooklyn Is Finally Kind of Sort of Going Down a Little Thanks to the L Train Shutdown

Nancy Wu, an economic data analyst at StreetEasy, tells us exactly how hard north Brooklyn will be hit by the shutdown.
John Surico
8.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Here They Are: the World's Dumbest Teens

Whose teens are these?
River Donaghey
8.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Let's Applaud This Man Who Made Himself Right at Home on the Subway

Riding the MTA can't be a nightmare when you're spending the commute on a giant leather couch.
Drew Schwartz
7.31.18
Tunnel Vision

The L Train Shutdown Is Getting Its Own Documentary

We talked to filmmaker Emmett Adler about who the shutdown hurts most, crazy alternatives for the L train, and how government can better the heart of New York life.
John Surico
7.25.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Finds a Way to Make Riding NYC's Failing Subway Even Scarier

A straphanger caught video of the guy hanging off a train car while it whipped through an underground tunnel.
Drew Schwartz
7.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Hero Commuter Paddleboarded Across the Hudson to Make a Meeting

Ferry riders spotted the guy paddling across the river wearing his business suit.
River Donaghey
6.25.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Sky Is Actually Falling in New York City's Crumbling Subways

You can now add "ceiling collapse" to your already long list of potential subway horrors.
Lauren Messman
6.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Rudely Interferes with Subway Rat's Quest for a Beach Bod

Escalator Rat is the 2018 fitness icon we need right now.
River Donaghey
6.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Cop Just Ushered in the Season of Subway Hell

It's only going to get worse from here.
Drew Schwartz
6.14.18
Tunnel Vision

New York Is Planning to Subsidize Subway Rides for Its Poorest Residents

The move would make New York the most populous city in the country to subsidize mass transit for its most disadvantaged citizens.
John Surico
6.8.18