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Video Proves Subway Etiquette Isn’t Dead

Gothamist has captured proof that those subway etiquette ads may actually be working. They dispatched a pregnant woman to ride the subway during rush hour, and the behavior of her fellow passengers was decidedly courteous!

Pregnant New Yorker Rides Subway During Rush Hour by Gothamist

Passengers both male and female offered their seats to her throughout her journey, temporarily renewing our faith in New York’s subway riders. Good job, NYC.