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Tom Cruise as “Jack Reacher” in Pittsburgh

Tom Cruise/Jack Reacher "One Shot" picture in Pittsburgh

This is one of the first still frames from the upcoming Tom Cruise flick One Shot. When Boring Pittsburgh started spreading the rumors that Tom Cruise was coming to town, we reported that the storyline would be set in Indiana state. It appears that has changed and the movie is said to take place in Pittsburgh! Surprised? Just look at ... Read More »

North Shore Connector Coming March 25, 2012 (video)

North Shore Connector Construction

Unfortunately the video (said video has been removed by the original uploader for unknown reasons as of 1/23/12) for new North Shore Connector is more awesome than the thing itself. Not to be a bummer, but let’s put this into perspective. The main function of the two lines is to connect Downtown to some of our favorite places, including Heinz ... Read More »

Waiting in Line to Leave the Burgh

Carnegie Mellon students rushing out of Pittsburgh for winter break

This is how bad CMU students want to get out of Pittsburgh! They were waiting in a line that wrapped all the way up the street and around the corner to hop on the 28X airport flyer. Well, at least they’re making use of our public transportation system… Read More »

How to Use the Bike Racks on PAT Buses (video)

Bike Rack Video

After 10 pedal pushing years, Pittsburgh buses are now 100% equipped with bicycle racks. That is super exciting news, but for a Rack ‘n Roll newbie, the excitement is dampened by slight apprehension. After all, those bike racks can be intimidating if you’ve never used one before! What kinda jagoff stands at a bus stop with a bike? Everyone will ... Read More »

Pittsburgh PAT Bus Riders Are Weird

In a boring city like Pittsburgh, we tend to come across a lot of strange phenomena. We recently found out that in addition to taking videos while driving through tunnels, there’s another weird thing that bored Pittsburghers do: they take videos of PAT buses. The proof is in the clip above. A 6 minute compilation of local buses coming and ... Read More »

Exit Port Authority, Enter Jitney Drivers

Port Authority, Faster, Smarter, Better? WTF?

Seeing this banner on the side of the Pittsburgh City Paper site while reading Transit cuts usher in “a very, very dark day in Port Authority history“ is definitely filed under WTF. Seriously, let’s hope that ad space is about to run out because it’s the epitome of ironic. That is on the verge of being false advertising – at ... Read More »