‘Getting off’ on Tokyo trains

Don’t you just hate it when you’re on the subway train and cannot “get off.”

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The above is the September edition of the Tokyo Metro Train Manners‘ poster series.
You can directly view the original, “unimproved” poster here at the Metro website.

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6 thoughts on “‘Getting off’ on Tokyo trains”

  1. Just for comparison…

    rude french in subway metro poster
    Paris subway operator RATP, shows a campaign poster in a Paris subway station…with a summer-long publicity campaign poking fun at gallic incivility.
    Poster reads: 'Shoving 5 people out of the way, will not make you go any quicker.'
    via KOMO News | AP Photo—Rude surprise: French fed up with own incivility

    Click on the photo to see it in its full-sized glory, 660 x 442px.

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