Tag Archives: Queens

ratpag Reflects On One Of The Best Aspects Of Yesterday’s Climate March

Yesterday in New York City, where ratpag’s global headquarters is located, there was a march for against climate change.  ratpag thinks that’s a good thing.  Even better is that this climate change march closed several major avenues and crosstown streets to motor … Continue reading

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ratpag’s Summer Friday Best-Of Series

That’s our way of saying “rerun”.  ratpag has always been inspired by David Letterman and, though we’d like to avoid the heart-bypass surgery and shingles episode of some time ago, we’d like to follow in his footsteps in some way. … Continue reading

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ratpag Goes Into the New York City Backcountry

ratpag was irritable the other day.  New York City, as great as it is, well…makes ratpag feel like this at times: In search of some peace and quiet, as well as something inexpensive and accessible by public transit (because ratpag … Continue reading

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Urban Hiking: The 4 Bridge Challenge, Part 2

ratpag is back with the second part of our exciting 4 Bridge Challenge excursion, journey, what-have-you.  We began here, talking of our travels from Manhattan to Brooklyn to Manhattan all over again.  So exciting.  Well guess what?  Part 2 really picks … Continue reading

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Urban Hiking: The 4 Bridge Challenge

Sometimes, when ratpag is feeling blue, ratpag goes for a nice long walk over one of New York City’s many tall bridges to clear its mind.  With the economy being the way it is and war after war after war … Continue reading

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Fan Mail

It’s the end of the week and we here at ratpag are simply too unfocused and out of ideas to scour the internet for rail and transit related news so, instead, we thought it might be fun to open our … Continue reading

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