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There’s Finally a Song About Dollar Vans and It Slaps

Anywhere that public transit fails to serve, you will find people filling the gap themselves. This is the story of the dollar van, honored now, thankfully, with a hit. Busy Signal himself is from Jamaica, but the song focuses first on the increasingly famous dollar vans of Flatbush in Brooklyn, the city’s Little Caribbean. For …

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New York City Buses Are Now Pleading For Help

Photo: TJANI/Twitter/GIF: Jason Torchinsky New York City’s public transit system is a mess. Each day, as it becomes increasingly decrepit, it seems to cry for help. And now the buses are, quite literally, calling out for help. Two Subway Cars In New York Were ‘Covered In Feces’ This Morning A dispatch from the life of …