Nov 4, 2010, 12:27:32 AM11/4/10
I've heard the MTA is in the process of a new advertising campaign for
the Baltimore Metro. I've managed to get a glimpse at the concept
write-up for the commercial. The script hasn't been quite finalized.
It seems they've had a bit of change of heart with their appreciation:
(Pans and scrolls of vintage footage in a montage of urban scenes of
NYC and Baltimore, or other northeastern city showing man in a
taxicab, bike, or transit vehicle.)
VO: He once rode every bus line in the City, just to see what it was
VO: He once finished a cab run, before he even started.
VO: Whatever the MTA's plans for new rail transit, HIS plans are
VO: He is, the most interesting man in Baltimore.
CLOSE-UP Ed Cohen in front of Metro Subway doors.
Ed Cohen: I don't always ride transit, but when I do, I prefer Metro
CUTAWAY to moving Metro train.
Ed Cohen (V.O.): Ride quickly, my friends.