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How To Survive Penn Station In The Summer Of Hell

Penn Station's earned itself a pretty weary reputation in the wake of the Spring and Summer of Hell, but it was a windowless maze of terror long before it became synonymous with track work and delays. Still, upwards of 650,000 people pass through our city's biggest eyesore every day, and they seem to be surviving just fine, even the ones who eat the sushi. We caught up with some commuters to see how they've been coping with the Summer of Hell thus far, as well as to pick up some survival tips and travel hacks—and for the most part, it seems like people do their best to push through the pain.
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