Look Out for the ‘Sticky Wet Spots’ on the R Train


The Straphangers Campaign has bestowed the annual “Dirtiest Line on the New York Subway System” title on the R train this year. Among its flaws are: “dingy floors,” “one or two sticky dry spots,” “heavy dirt,” “opened or spilled food,” “rolling bottles,” and, um, “sticky wet spots.” That does sound dirty. [NYP]