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Category Archives: Streetcar
Knitting heaven or rude people heaven maybe, but the streetcar as Flirting heaven? Portland Flirting Examiner Hallie Mitchel declares it so.
I was waiting for the streetcar earlier this evening and it began to snow. It’s been snowing off and on for the four past days. Another person waiting for the streetcar, obviously a man in drag, was quite giddy and … Continue reading
Go By Streetcar: Portland Streetcars 1936-1959 from Tom11 Films on Vimeo. Interesting how little lane markers, right of way, and common courtesy meant to cars back then. Wow. And then they burned the streetcars down. On the Vimeo page footage … Continue reading
I was taking the streetcar home tonight, and with most forms of public transportation, there is an automated voice announcing the stops. The streetcar is fairly new and squeaky clean. It takes a little longer for me to get to … Continue reading
Those who know me well are likely aware that I’m fond of driving and I’m really madly in love with my car. I like it a lot. I think my car is better than yours. But I take the streetcar to work everyday. It’s one of the benefits of where I live, and where I work, that I can leave my car parked all week and ride the streetcar. Except when I’m running late. Which happens once or twice a week. So I take the streetcar everyday, minus a couple days. Which is the same exact thing as “everyday.” Continue reading