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Second Avenue Subway Supposedly 82 Percent Complete

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The Second Avenue subway is apparently 82 percent complete, according to an MTA official who spoke with The Wall Street Journal. The ever-elusive line only took 96 years of planning and 40 years of on-and-off construction to complete, but it’s on track to be finished by December 2016. In other news, pigs can now fly and also I’m Taylor Swift. 

Second Avenue Subway Supposedly 82% Complete