Tag Archives: Northeast

ratpag <3 <3 <3 Blizzards

Can ratpag be serious for a minute?  Like 2nd Ave. Sagas’ “postmortem” on subway closures serious?  We love snow.  If this organization wasn’t about rail or transit (or recreation and travel) it’d probably be about the weather.  We’d call ourselves … Continue reading

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ratpag Pigs Out On Amtrak Congressional Funding News

Did we say pig out on Amtrak news?  Sorry – we meant pig out on fast food.  ratpag made the wise choice to stop at the Paramus Park Mall in Paramus, NJ in order participate in the coming together of … Continue reading

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Amtrak Tackles WiFi Problems Plus More Bitching About the Transportation Cliff

Time recently wrote a quick article about Amtrak’s plans to upgrade its free WiFi along the Northeast Corridor.  Sounds good to us.  The problem is that Amtrak currently picks up its internet signal through cellular towers which, as well all … Continue reading

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ratpag Introduces Its Boston Correspondent; Finds Transit-Related Article Discussing “Paradigm Shift’

ratpag is proud to introduce yet another nameless, faceless correspondent to its lengthy, esteemed rolls…and so we introduce our Boston correspondent!  Much like many other well-known, historic publications we now have coverage of the entire northeast of the United States, … Continue reading

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AMTRAK PREZ TO AMERICA: “What the hell is wrong with [you people]?…debt…is not my problem.”

We admit:  we’re trying new things with our headlines.  We thought this one would be an attention grabber.  In all honesty, these mangled words spoken by Amtrak president Joseph Boardman has made a lot of us here at ratpag aware … Continue reading

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