Conductor: Ladies and gentlemen, all cars on this train are going to final destination: Parkchester. All cars will be making all stops. –6 train Newspaper vendor: Yo! Suits! Go get me that deal…or else! I mean right now, go get it done! –41st & 6th Overheard by: M. Hutchinson Tourist on cell: Of course I know where we are. We’re near Broadway Street. No, no, wait. Broadway Avenue. –57th & Broadway Overheard by: Karyn Regal Petitioner: Please help us save the filibuster! –West 66th & Broadway Overheard by: Todd Seavey Subway salesman: …and thank you for helping me keep a roof over my head. I mean three roofs: I live in the basement. –Q train Metro New York guy: Free paper! Get your free paper!…Man, I’m sick of this shit. –Union Square Metro New York guy: Shit, man, I’m tired of sayin’ this!…Okay, fine. Good mornin’. Good mornin’. Shit. –Park Place station
Woman: Every time I date Greek men I get fat…Every single time! –South Cove, Battery Park City Guy on cell: I know man, sometimes I wish you were her husband instead of me. –Starbucks, Union Square West Overheard by: alison Chick on cell: …so I said, “Stop calling me. It was a one night stand.” –F train Black queer: So who is this guy, anyway? Has anybody even met this guy you say you’re dating? Or is he like that “Bob” guy you put in your car so you can drive in the H.O.V. lane? –Times Square Guy: She has…two one-eyed cats. She’s never getting engaged. –Madison Square Park
Hobo: She’s fine, I’d fuck her…her too. And that one. And….ooh, not her, you can have that one. –Madison Square Park Old hobo: Who the fuck said black people are dangerous? The next person I hear say that I am throwing in the next dumpster! –40th & 8th Hobo: People, if you do not have a useable skill and/or a good pussy, you do not get that train ticket home! –Times Square
Crazy lady: I spent two years single, and then I met Jesus. And Jesus and I have been together for four years. And Jesus never forgets to call and check in once in awhile. He says, “Hey, how you doin’?”. –Sunnyside Overheard by: Mikey Guy: He was into wearing slippers without socks. Like Jesus. –Union Square station Subway preacher: Jay Z ain’t gonna save ya! Jesus’ll save ya! –West 4th Street station
Chick #1: One of my friend’s moms has unholy thoughts about Charlie Rose.
Chick #2: One of my friends has dreams about having sex with her family’s minivan. And not humping the side of it, either. We’re talking full on, riding the stick-shift sex. Hmmm.
Chick #1: We run with an interesting crowd. –1 train Overheard by: Djlindee
The subway doors open. A hobo enters, holding a bottle of windex in one hand and a tube of toothpaste in the other.
Hobo: Which is the better time to read Dostyevsky? Winter?
He sprays the windex.
Hobo: Or Spring?
He squeezes toothpaste out of the tube.
Japanese girl: Spring!
Hobo: You are correct.
Overheard by: Pete Johnson
Black chick: Hey, come here, look. Did you know that Asians can’t drink? Look at her face. It’s all red. –Diesel, West Broadway
Guy #1: You know, I just love fucking my girlfriend up the ass.
Guy #2: Why do you want to tell me that?
Guy #1: It’s better than anything.
Guy #2: Dude, I don’t care, shut the fuck up.
Guy #1: It’s like putting your dick in a extremely tight and warm–
Guy #2: Dude, honestly, I don’t give a fuck, so if you are going to start again, I’m gonna rip out your throat. Comprende? –F train Overheard by: Ting
Guy: I want to put a flat screen in my bathroom.
Guy: Maybe I would actually take baths if I had something else to watch other than my penis floating. –Houston & Norfolk Overheard by: David Byrne
Tourist: Excuse me, would you mind moving your bag? It’s touching my knee.
New Yorker: What the fuck! You’re not from around here, are you son?
Tourist: No sir, I’m from Richmond Virginia. Just got in this morning.
New Yorker: Yeah, no shit. –9 train Overheard by: Greg Rutter