Links and tidbits is our semi-regular roundup of interesting fodder about transportation from the last few weeks or so. If you have links to contribute, put them in the comments, or email us .
» A new video game mirrors real life in Russia where dogs take the subway .
» Proposal by bus blind ! No other explanation needed.
» Something definitely stinks at this bus shelter in Montreal  as the city ramps up an anti-trash campaign.
» We’ve seen this artist before but his continuing commuting doodles  are simply too good not to share!
» And I thought swings on playgrounds were fun! I would swing life away on this subway !
» Love this! MTA looks for 5 artists to design station murals .
» The “perfect commuting game ?” I intend to test this theory!
» Shhhh. The new Volvo bus  is so quiet it alerts pedestrians when they’re near!
» ICYMI: A beautiful couple got married on OUR SKYTRAIN !!
» I think pranks are better left to hand buzzers and squirting lapel flowers. No one wants bugs thrown on them during their commute ! (or any other time…)
» ^^I’d wear that!
» I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. Manspreading is nothing new .
» Keifer Sutherland gets the Ontario summer heat transit blues  on the TTC.
» The books on the bus  go round and round, round and round, round and round.
» Meow meow meow meow meow meow meow meow meow meow meow meow meow meow. Meow .
» ^^Lawyer, Guinness World Record Holder, KING OF THE NEW YORK SUBWAY SYSTEM!!
» Yes, Olivia Wilde. All of the yes. See an obvious pregnant woman on transit ? Give up your seat, people. She’s literally making a human.
» Apple and Watermelon (a fun pun for those of you who know Japanese or can Google translate this) meet as the new iPhone 7 will have Apple Pay options for Japan travellers on the Suica card!
» The MTA and Penguin Publishing join together to get the word out with Subway Reads .
» This new electric bus from Proterra  claims 350 miles (yes, miles!) to a single charge!
» When advertising and real life meet . So meta!
» He appreciates your offer but he doesn’t need a seat. He’ll just do THIS .
» Perhaps ^^this guy has the right idea! A new study suggests standing during your commute is better for your health .
» Just when you thought the chance had passed, I went and saved the best for last !!
Author: Adrienne Coling