A Subway with Vision


Seeing Through the Hype

Thought is a kind of opium; it can intoxicate us, while still broad awake; it can make transparent the mountains and everything that exists.

- Henri Frederic Amiel

This Spanish commercial for Madrid's Metro system employs an unusual visual gimmick - the ground is transparent so that the viewer can see what the world might look like from the subway.  (I would've thought that it just emphasises the fact that you can see NOTHING down there...)

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I didn't realise there was a difference between local and express, so I'd always get on the express and my stop would fly by.

- Piper Perabo

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