Originally Posted by MangoKidHoops
Subways were bananas this morning. I got squished into the subway car. It was like those clips you see of the subways in Japan and how they have personnel to cram people in. All except for the fact that there was no TTC people to cram in others. The best are the people who are sitting and want to get up before the train pulls into the station and say "excuse me, I need to get through".. like I have someplace to go in this sardine packed subway.
wanna know the trick to give yourself some room?
start coughing and hacking wildly, as if you have a bad cold/flu... people will back away in fear and you will pretty much have an ample amount of breathing room. and when someone starts getting too close, begin coughing like a maniac again.