Tag Archives: Los Angeles

ratpag Turns One

To be precise – ratpag turned one just the other day. It’s hard to believe but one year ago – February 21, 2014 – ratpag reintroduced itself to the world with a functioning website.  We threw our weight behind the L.A. … Continue reading

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ratpag’s Public Transit Guide to Hiking the Hollywood Hills

Didn’t you just do a public transit hiking guide?  Yes, just two days ago.  But, aside from the bus-riding, heroin-snorting grandmother or the Amtrak secretary handing over “confidential passenger information” to the DEA for 19 years, there’s just not much … Continue reading

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(Averted) LIRR Strike-Inspired Link Dump – Travel Near and Far

We here at ratpag were all geared up for a lengthy, painful LIRR strike and set the entire staff to research and report on all possible ways to prepare for the long haul.  Well, as luck would have it, the strike was … Continue reading

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L.A. To Get More Transit Funding From Cap-And-Trade?

ratpag is crawling to a start this week, so bare with us.  It appears that some of ratpag’s crew, intentionally or not, took to a “sickout” and, as such, has left the entirety of the organization’s operation in the hands … Continue reading

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ratpag’s Public Transit Guide to Select Baseball Stadiums Plus Our Viral Marketing Efforts

ratpag spent yesterday afternoon at a baseball game because what else has ratpag got to do on a Tuesday at 1 pm?  Nothing.  While aimlessly wondering the concourse and trying with great might to figure out a way to afford … Continue reading

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Guest Post / Link Dump & Major News About ratpag’s Leadership

We here at ratpag are lazy.  Very, vary lazy.  We’re so lazy that we’d rather not go back and correct that misspalling of “very”.  Or “misspelling”.  So we’ve decided to open our pages to yet another Guest Post!  We like … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Stupid – Ride the Train From L.A. to San Diego

We were going to discuss this, the “foul-mouthed video” that shattered Japan’s politeness (caused by a train!) but we felt there was little to add that Rocket News 24 hadn’t already covered.  So instead we got lazy and decided to … Continue reading

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L.A. Metro Rail Gets Connected

We’ll start it off slowly, as we’re still trying to figure out what, exactly, we do.  So here’s an article discussing a major connector “linking three existing light rail lines with a new tunnel and three new stations.”   My personal … Continue reading

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