I mean, really, what else can I say? This is a press release sent out by BART to subscribers of the BARTNews service. Somehow, between when it went out to subscribers and when I looked at it online, someone thought the better of that headline, which, good.

You can see the release in its original form here.

the author

Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at

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