... this is what they would be feeling knowing they'd been uprooted from the idyllic Czech Republic--a country with damn fine public transport (and beer)--only to be sentenced to being "kept and maintained" (abused and neglected?) and possibly managed by WMATA.
Maybe the 1000-series railcar support group will give 'em some tips for survival in DC's harsh public transit climes.
Here you see one of the poor guys being offloaded from a ship in Baltimore this past weekend.
Metro close to getting $150M from feds (WaPo)
Senate earmarks $3M for Purple Line (WaPo)