Tag Archives: BBC

ratpag Talks Career-Killing (Something We’re Very Familiar With)

ratpag’s New Jersey correspondent doesn’t want you to live in a fantasy world where you blame your problems on everybody else [Editor’s note:  fantasy?].  Chances are, you’re doing something wrong [editor’s note:  that sounds like something you would say] .  Our friends … Continue reading

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ratpag Takes a Break From Ranting to Dust Off an Old Holiday Favorite: The Link Dump (Retirement Version)

Oh my!  You, the reader, must have been quite distressed as you waited, and waited, and waited for more rail and transit news from ratpag.  Are there other sources for transporation news?  What would you do if ratpag retired? Luckily for you, … Continue reading

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ratpag Dissects The Most Important Issue Regarding Scottish Independence: Rail and Transit

ratpag loves infighting.  We love “scaremongering” and fear.  Stories involving madmen and “painful” divorces make our little rat heart warm.  Given all that, we’ve been following Scotland’s vote for independence pretty closely.  But how to tie that into rail and … Continue reading

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ratpag Rants: Part 1 of Our Anti-Work Manifesto

Wasted Time and Excessively Long Work Days Can ratpag go off topic for a minute? Work sucks. The end. But really, though, ratpag wants to talk about work in America. Many of you may be reading this while at work, … Continue reading

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ratpag is Pro-Lying; Finds Examples Where This Could Backfire

Your New Jersey correspondent was perusing the news from the BBC and his eye was caught by an advice column with this quote:  “If you mess up, it’s your responsibility to fess up.”  Is this good advice?  Let’s look at … Continue reading

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Please Quit Your Job and Travel (Link Dump)

ratpag is happy to present another installment of our known series, Link Dump, as it tackles a topic near and dear to ratpag’s heart:  quitting.  You see, ratpag isn’t big on putting its head down and doing something just because it … Continue reading

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Link Dump

ratpag is full of ideas and would never stoop so low as to repeatedly reference 21 year-old episodes day after day after day when there are so many riveting transportation topics and discussions to be had.  So why did we … Continue reading

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