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Old 01 September 2008, 08:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Richard W View Post
So the bit about the shovers-on is factual, then? They still have those in Japan, although it's so that they can fit more people on the metro, rather than to help slow passengers. A bit less subtle than "Please move down inside the carriage", but more effective - they can fit another ten people or so inside what you'd think was a full London tube carriage by this method.
Here's a video of it in Japan.
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