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Old 12-08-2012, 10:13 AM   #1
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Visualization of MBTA expansions over the years

Some time within the last year I cam across an awesome visualization of every expansion of the T since its way back when it all began with the first subway.

I somehow managed to not bookmark this. Does anyone else know what I'm talking about? If you do, do you have the link?
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Old 12-08-2012, 10:23 AM   #2
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Re: Visualization of MBTA expansions over the years

It was done by our very own Vanshnookenraggen:

http://www.vanshnookenraggen.com/_in...y-of-the-mbta/
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Old 12-08-2012, 11:51 AM   #3
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That's the one - Thanks!
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Old 12-08-2012, 01:27 PM   #4
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Re: Visualization of MBTA expansions over the years

Hey that looks familiar.
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Old 12-08-2012, 01:42 PM   #5
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Re: Visualization of MBTA expansions over the years

How come nothing's been said on this board about some guy's Kickstarter / NYC maps project?
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Old 12-08-2012, 01:57 PM   #6
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Re: Visualization of MBTA expansions over the years

http://www.archboston.org/community/...ead.php?t=4387
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Old 01-29-2013, 05:18 PM   #7
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Congrats on the Atlantic Cities article re: your maps

http://www.theatlanticcities.com/art...eal-city/4520/
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Old 01-29-2013, 06:47 PM   #8
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Way to go Van!

An interesting article at atlanticcities.com:

http://www.theatlanticcities.com/art...eal-city/4520/

Among other things, the article sports a familiar looking fantasy MBTA map.
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:28 PM   #9
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Re: Visualization of MBTA expansions over the years

Thanks! I had no idea the whole thing was going to be about me. I have no problem with that
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Old 01-29-2013, 08:23 PM   #10
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Nice write-up!
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Old 01-29-2013, 08:28 PM   #11
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Congrats! Though this is a weird forum to place this in...will Van even see it? Or will be be FORCED to see it because it'll be his duty as moderator to move it, making this post's location more clever than I initially thought? Only time will tell.
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Re: Way to go Van!

Just saw that and quickly came here to see the reaction!
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Old 01-29-2013, 09:52 PM   #14
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Or will be be FORCED to see it because it'll be his duty as moderator to move it, making this post's location more clever than I initially thought? Only time will tell.
This.
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I realized it would probably be the one truly original thing I've ever done.
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WHOAAA!!! Congrats, dude.
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Congrats! Though this is a weird forum to place this in...will Van even see it? Or will be be FORCED to see it because it'll be his duty as moderator to move it, making this post's location more clever than I initially thought? Only time will tell.
Where did I put it? I thought it was in the same forum he "moved" it to with this merge. And though I am clever enough to plot in the way you've described, I completely lack any motivation to follow through.
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That's awesome! Congratz, dude!
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After all these years, I refuse to believe your name is Andrew Lynch and not Andrew Vanshnookenraggen, or perhaps Van Shnookenraggen.
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No one calls me Andrew. My friends just call me Mandrew.
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