Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Thursday, April 03, 2008
Kid Rides Subway Alone, Isn't Abducted!
A columnist for The New York Sun, Skenazy recently left her 9-year-old son, Izzy, at Bloomingdale’s in midtown Manhattan with a Metrocard for the subway, a subway map, $20, and told him she’d see him when he got back home. She wrote a column about it and has been amazed at the chord she struck among New Yorkers who remember being kids in those more innocent times.