from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- abbr. The London Underground Metropolitan Line
- abbr. The Metropolitan Railway
- abbr. The Metropolitan Police Service of London (MPS)
- n. A Metropolitan Line train
- n. A player for the New York Mets
- abbr. IUPAC 3-letter abbreviation of methionine
One of my favorite sections in the Met is the “arms and armor gallery”.
After the Police spin over DeMenezes the view that the Met is a “bunch of f*cking liars” is hardly an unreasonable one to take.
After the warped Mcpherson debacle the Met is too scared to tell the truth. on April 18, 2010 at 10: 21 am Simon
Also, apparently, the Met is losing 100s of experienced officers.
"The Met is my second musical home," the opera star said recently.
Originally, the plan was to have an opera house on the land, once owned by Columbia University, but the stock market crash of 1929 forced the withdrawal of the Met from the project.
Since Tri-Met is already going down under it shouldn't be much of a change for him.
Whereas the average exec in the top 20 at Tri-Met is making a cool $160,135 this year, over the past year at Metro, the average employee in the top 20 made $140,170.
Tri-Met is just a public money trough for Fred to hand out no-bid construction work to his cronies, to enhance the property values of still other cronies, and provide cushy, do-nothing jobs and luxurious retirements for everyone in his network.
The previous post in this blog was Why Tri-Met is cutting your bus service.