Subway advertisements sometimes blend into the background of our train commutes. Other times, they add grotesque and/or annoying reminders about bunion surgery, alcohol products, pun-heavy “New York” taglines, sex-focused images, and religious or spiritual viewpoints.
Which subway ads irk New Yorkers the most? We asked three local straphangers to fill us in on some of the most bothersome subway signage:
John reveals his distaste for revealing ads:
Jenny calls for a ban on religious signage:
No happy hour for Edwin:
Sometimes you just need to close your eyes and zone out. Here’s some subway silence (relatively speaking):