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  • Like they say, the more things change the more they remain the same...

    Looks like NYC traffic has always been hell!



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    Nothing really to say, just more modern in these times and its still crazy. Thanks for sharing
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    • #3
      The Babe was still skinny! Well, sort of....

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        Interesting how they pulled off car stunts even way back then without CG or any of the ultra complicated camera systems they use today.
        david

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      An apocryphal tale about NYC traffic. The Tii-Boro (now RFK) bridge was built in the 1930s, to solve the access issues to Manhattan once and for all! (maybe this clip inspired the construction!!) Supposedly there was a traffic jam on the bridge less than a wek after it opened.

      Harold Lloyd is always a hoot. I also remembered reading about the horse trolley;

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        Impressive stunts considering the year and the technology available at the time.
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        • #6
          I saw that a while back. Priceless. More like the Seattle traffic now. 😬
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