The New York Times Quotation of the Day:
"It’s very clear that a significant portion of the increase in transit use is directly caused by people who are looking for alternatives to paying $3.50 a gallon for gas."
WILLIAM MILLAR, president of the American Public Transportation Association.
From The New York Times Business section:
Gas Prices Send Surge of Riders to Mass Transit
Since Mayor Bloomberg couldn't do it, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan is working on it.