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      • The super fast and never crowded green line train. (The B line!) 

        I lived out in Brighton near Boston College about five years ago and I'm remembering the green line trains being the slowest thing ever. I think it was probably due to the fact that the train had a stop pretty much every two seconds.  I remember you could basically yell to the people at the next platform.  The trip to the airport would sometimes be longer than than the flight. Ha!!

        Is the green line still like that?  What are the major issues these days with the trains?
         

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      I lived out in Brighton near Boston College about five years ago and I'm remembering the green line trains being the slowest thing ever. I think it was probably due to the fact that the train had a stop pretty much every two seconds.  I remember you could basically yell to the people at the next platform.  The trip to the airport would sometimes be longer than than the flight. Ha!!

      Is the green line still like that?  What are the major issues these days with the trains?
       
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      Still like that. It's warm so get a bike or do like he said and call a cab! If you don't want long train rides move the Central Square area.  It's on the fast red line and it's in Cambridge but still a very quick ride to downtown Boston.
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      check this site out, it has parties all ove rthe worl, but also in BK.....

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      The B line eats. I can and, and have, jogged faster than that thing. Which means that if you're really late for the start of a Red Sox game... you'd be better off jogging down to fenway, than you would be rushing to the closest T stop and trying to cram your way through the door onto that tortois.

      If you absolutely have to take public transportation from Brighton Center/Oak Square, I'd recommend the 57 or 501 bus, or walk to the C or D lines. And remember you chose to live on the edge of town, probably because you got a big apartment, with a yard and a deck for $600 a month... so sack up and call a cab.

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      Haha! The Red Line has been known as ""The Grope Line"" that's for sure. I read an article that talked about the groping problem on the Red Line where a 60 year old woman stated "" Really? I guess I'll have to start riding more often!""

      The Green Line is quite annoying depending on which line you ride. I'll take the Orange Line over all any day. The Blue Line to Logan is great.  Nice,clean and newer

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      yeah they're still like that.  It's all about the red line, that moves pretty quick. They still don't run 24 hours though.  Not even as late as some bars stay open.  So crazy!
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      red line? you mean the grope line right?! "
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