NYC Subway Gives Commuters Proof the Train Made Them Late for Work—A Month Later

In large cities, "The subway ate my homework" is about as common an excuse for being late to work as the ol' doctor's appointment. No one actually believes it. Luckily, New York's MTA has an online system that gives you city-certified proof you're telling the truth. Problem is, it's slower than the city's trains. »7/13/12 10:40am7/13/12 10:40am