Category Archives: Tucson Sun Tran

Why I Hate Metrocards.


The New York transit system uses a flexible card called a Metrocard.  Now we have the Sun Go Card in Tucson, and L.A. has the tap card.  The latter two work like charms.  You tap and go. But no, New … Continue reading

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Strange Day Today.


The first thing was an observation.  I looked carefully at the bottle of liquid soap in the kitchen.  It had directions for goodness sake!  Things have really taken a turn for the absurd.  We need help using liquid soap. On … Continue reading

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The Gang of Four, Jews, Chinese Food, and Birobidzhan?


The Gang of Four, Jews, Chinese Food, and Birobidzhan?  Seems like a rather odd combination. Yesterday I was on my Sun Tran bus to work, with my acquaintance James Ma.  Somehow the subject of Mao Tse-Tung and the Little Red … Continue reading

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You Are Invalid.


On Sun Tran in Tucson, we have a new system with a card for the fares, as they have in L.A. My friend James’ card kept coming up as no fare on card.  Today, it came up as invalid. Oh … Continue reading

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The Girls on the Bus.


The Number 8 coming home was crowded; so I had to sit in the rear.  Two young ladies with all sorts of tattoos were giggling and having a grand old time.  I had my book, but every so often, they … Continue reading

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Tucson Weather.


Today was beautiful to walk around in Tucson, The Old Pueblo.  Last Monday and Tuesday it dropped to the teens.  I walked from Broadway and Alvernon to Alvernon and 22nd Street to keep warm. When I got on my number … Continue reading

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Black Friday on the Number 11 Bus Going to Work.


There were fewer people on the bus.  I needed some exercise, so I walked the one mile from Alvernon and Broadway to Alvernon and 22nd.  Bob, my regular bus driver couldn’t resist.  “You got me all worked up, I was … Continue reading

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