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   People are no longer waiting to get pushed in front of a subway in NYC, they're now laying on the tracks to sacrifice themselves to the subway gods

01 Jan 2013 10:28 PM   |   9094 clicks   |   New York Daily News
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Ennuipoet    [TotalFark]  

01 Jan 2013 07:14 PM
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ginandbacon    [TotalFark]  
I feel awful for the conductors in these situations. Can you imagine what that must be like?

01 Jan 2013 07:44 PM
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Apos     
The woman apparently lied down on the tracks

*rapid left eye twitch*


What did she lie about?

01 Jan 2013 08:12 PM
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fusillade762    [TotalFark]  
Woman struck by 2 train

One wasn't enough?

01 Jan 2013 08:33 PM
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AbbeySomeone     

Apos: The woman apparently lied down on the tracks

*rapid left eye twitch*


What did she lie about?


She lied "down on the tracks" dude. Get with it. Read between the lines.

01 Jan 2013 08:45 PM
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simplicimus     
Me, I'm going out on the 7 line, probably at Grand Central.

01 Jan 2013 08:53 PM
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AlwaysRightBoy    [TotalFark]  

ginandbacon: I feel awful for the conductors in these situations. Can you imagine what that must be like?


On my NJ Transit line this happens all the time. Really slows down the commute for us and usally scars most engineers for life.

/have talked to one or two of them and it really does screw them up in the head when you see it and can't stop in time

01 Jan 2013 09:00 PM
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ginandbacon    [TotalFark]  

AlwaysRightBoy: ginandbacon: I feel awful for the conductors in these situations. Can you imagine what that must be like?

On my NJ Transit line this happens all the time. Really slows down the commute for us and usally scars most engineers for life.

/have talked to one or two of them and it really does screw them up in the head when you see it and can't stop in time


It happens a lot in the DC Metro area and I think it's usually the end of their career. I don't think think I could go back to work after something like this.

01 Jan 2013 09:13 PM
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Because People in power are Stupid    [TotalFark]  
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01 Jan 2013 09:23 PM
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Dallymo    [TotalFark]  

AbbeySomeone: Apos: The woman apparently lied down on the tracks

*rapid left eye twitch*


What did she lie about?

She lied "down on the tracks" dude. Get with it. Read between the lines.


And according to the headline, that was "after climbing onto tracks and laying down on rails."

They are bound and determined to use every variant of lie/lay they can get their grubby hands on.

01 Jan 2013 09:50 PM
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skinink     
Can't wait for NFL Sunday when Bob Costas talks about banning trains.

01 Jan 2013 10:33 PM
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SpikeStrip     
subway...eat flesh!

01 Jan 2013 10:33 PM
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Ryker's Peninsula     
Jared?
RG3?
Michael Phelps?

To whom do I pray?!

01 Jan 2013 10:35 PM
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Shadow Blasko     
So, in a New York Minute they might find her clothes scattered somewhere down the tracks. and she wont be down on Wall street anymore?

01 Jan 2013 10:36 PM
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Anne.Uumellmahaye    [TotalFark]  
Maybe the plants really are releasing spores that make us self destruct.

01 Jan 2013 10:37 PM
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Greywar     
Hey if they offered a 50K bonus for everyone you took out with your train the "scarred for life" would quickly end., and the "So I waited just a second more to hit the brakes...and BAM 50K! She almost made it though...." would start. Call it a "trauma fund" to "assist conductors in dealing with trauma".

01 Jan 2013 10:37 PM
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89 Stick-Up Kid     
If you lie down with subway trains you get up with mangled flesh.

01 Jan 2013 10:40 PM
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trappedspirit     
NERF EVERYTHING!!

01 Jan 2013 10:40 PM
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CaptainFatass     
The Aristocrats?

01 Jan 2013 10:44 PM
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The Jami Turman Fan Club     

Greywar: Hey if they offered a 50K bonus for everyone you took out with your train the "scarred for life" would quickly end., and the "So I waited just a second more to hit the brakes...and BAM 50K! She almost made it though...." would start. Call it a "trauma fund" to "assist conductors in dealing with trauma".


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01 Jan 2013 10:44 PM
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Incontinent_dog_and_monkey_rodeo     
Pffff...if the subway gods want you, they send the rats

01 Jan 2013 10:45 PM
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moothemagiccow     
Buy a gun, go home and shoot yourself. You'll inconvenience a few cops and the coroner, but it's the best we can do until suicide booths are made available.

01 Jan 2013 10:46 PM
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Bathia_Mapes    [TotalFark]  

ginandbacon: I feel awful for the conductors in these situations. Can you imagine what that must be like?


Indeed.

Locally a guy committed suicide via train a couple of weeks ago. He laid down on the tracks and put his head in a position that guaranteed that the train would run over it. It wasn't just the conductor that had to deal with the aftermath, but there were two people that tried to get him off the tracks without success.

01 Jan 2013 10:47 PM
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moothemagiccow     

AbbeySomeone: Apos: The woman apparently lied down on the tracks

*rapid left eye twitch*


What did she lie about?

She lied "down on the tracks" dude. Get with it. Read between the lines.


She laid down on the tracks.

01 Jan 2013 10:48 PM
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bearded clamorer    [TotalFark]  
Well I tied my baby to the railroad track
Cannonball down the line
Giving that woman just a one more chance
To give it to me one more time
Engineer wishing he was home in bed
Dreaming about Casey Jones
Wide-eyed woman half a mile ahead
Thinking about broken bones

/Their finest album

01 Jan 2013 10:48 PM
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Lady Beryl Ersatz-Wendigo     
If we made a blood sacrifice to the Red Line in DC do you suppose it would run any better?

01 Jan 2013 10:49 PM
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you are a puppet     
The post in the comments from the alleged cousin of the girl is enlightening. Apparently this happened because blacks think they deserve handouts, and therefore did not help the victim. (Have they learned nothing from 9/11)

01 Jan 2013 10:49 PM
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buckler     
Yeah, the snark is part of what FARK is for, and that's cool, but suffering from major clinical depression myself (medicated), I just wish she'd gotten the help she needed. Damned shame.

01 Jan 2013 10:50 PM
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tetsoushima     
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All part of the plan.

01 Jan 2013 10:51 PM
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LemSkroob     
this only makes the news now because of the recent murder. Sad fact is, this happens nearly weekly on the NYC subway, but its not often covered.

01 Jan 2013 10:52 PM
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0Icky0     
Is it so difficult to install a barrier between the platform and the trains?
They have those in civilized countries.
C'mon America. Catch up.

01 Jan 2013 10:53 PM
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Hector Remarkable     
I believe in the Subway Gods.

01 Jan 2013 10:54 PM
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lenfromak    [TotalFark]  

moothemagiccow: AbbeySomeone: Apos: The woman apparently lied down on the tracks

*rapid left eye twitch*


What did she lie about?

She lied "down on the tracks" dude. Get with it. Read between the lines.

She laid down on the tracks.


She lay down on the tracks.

01 Jan 2013 10:55 PM
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you are a puppet     

lenfromak: moothemagiccow: AbbeySomeone: Apos: The woman apparently lied down on the tracks

*rapid left eye twitch*


What did she lie about?

She lied "down on the tracks" dude. Get with it. Read between the lines.

She laid down on the tracks.

She lay down on the tracks.


Lay lady lay, lay across my big steel rails. Stay lady stay, stay motionless a while.

01 Jan 2013 10:57 PM
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89 Stick-Up Kid     

LemSkroob: this only makes the news now because of the recent murder. Sad fact is, this happens nearly weekly on the NYC subway, but its not often covered.


My neighbor married a transit worker from Brooklyn who had hundreds of stories about seeing 'crispy critters' being scraped of by the 'pooper scooper'. Most of the time they were prostitutes who were strangled and tossed onto the third rail.

01 Jan 2013 10:57 PM
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buckler     

0Icky0: Is it so difficult to install a barrier between the platform and the trains?
They have those in civilized countries.
C'mon America. Catch up.


Self-inflicted. She'd just have bypassed the barrier to do the same thing. Those on a true mission to end their lives will find a way.

01 Jan 2013 10:57 PM
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machoprogrammer     

0Icky0: Is it so difficult to install a barrier between the platform and the trains?
They have those in civilized countries.
C'mon America. Catch up.


If someone is going to kill themselves, they would just find another way of doing it. Unfortunately. The main problem is that this country has a ways to go to help those that need help with mental issues.

01 Jan 2013 10:59 PM
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Fark Rye For Many Whores     
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01 Jan 2013 11:01 PM
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vudukungfu     

Bathia_Mapes: It wasn't just the conductor that had to deal with the aftermath, but there were two people that tried to get him off the tracks without success.


No one ever thinks of the third shift dude with the bukkit anna mop.

01 Jan 2013 11:03 PM
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Sock Ruh Tease     
Get a train, morans. Go MTA

01 Jan 2013 11:10 PM
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Fart_Machine     
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01 Jan 2013 11:10 PM
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NightOwl2255     

you are a puppet: Lay lady lay, lay across my big steel rails. Stay lady stay, stay motionless a while.


You, sir, are one magnificent bastard!

01 Jan 2013 11:11 PM
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freewill    [TotalFark]  

89 Stick-Up Kid: My neighbor married a transit worker from Brooklyn who had hundreds of stories about seeing 'crispy critters' being scraped of by the 'pooper scooper'. Most of the time they were prostitutes who were strangled and tossed onto the third rail.


...

*fap*?

01 Jan 2013 11:13 PM
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Sum Guye     

lenfromak: moothemagiccow: AbbeySomeone: Apos: The woman apparently lied down on the tracks

*rapid left eye twitch*


What did she lie about?

She lied "down on the tracks" dude. Get with it. Read between the lines.

She laid down on the tracks.

She lay down on the tracks.


Pet peeve?

01 Jan 2013 11:21 PM
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0Icky0     

machoprogrammer: If someone is going to kill themselves, they would just find another way of doing it. Unfortunately. The main problem is that this country has a ways to go to help those that need help with mental issues.


Yes, but a barrier will stop the pushers.

And bypassing the barrier? Not if it's high enough as all of ours are.

01 Jan 2013 11:25 PM
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Mutt Farkinov     

moothemagiccow: Buy a gun, go home and shoot yourself. You'll inconvenience a few cops and the coroner, but it's the best we can do until suicide booths are made available.


It's NY. She'd had a better chance of drowning in a 32oz soft drink.

/now, if you had said steal a gun...

01 Jan 2013 11:28 PM
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Mutt Farkinov     
Pictures in the article sucked, btw.

01 Jan 2013 11:33 PM
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Gyrfalcon     

Greywar: Hey if they offered a 50K bonus for everyone you took out with your train the "scarred for life" would quickly end., and the "So I waited just a second more to hit the brakes...and BAM 50K! She almost made it though...." would start. Call it a "trauma fund" to "assist conductors in dealing with trauma".


I'm f*cking scarred for life after reading that story. If that's what passes for journalism now, there's going to be a mass shooting at the nearest newspaper office. Then someone can report that they all dyed.

01 Jan 2013 11:37 PM
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89 Stick-Up Kid     

freewill: 89 Stick-Up Kid: My neighbor married a transit worker from Brooklyn who had hundreds of stories about seeing 'crispy critters' being scraped of by the 'pooper scooper'. Most of the time they were prostitutes who were strangled and tossed onto the third rail.

...

*fap*?


Ok, now that shiat is funny! Well played.

01 Jan 2013 11:39 PM
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BeerGraduate     
rockandrollreport.com

01 Jan 2013 11:39 PM
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