Now that fate has demoted me from driver to Metro rider, I get to eavesdrop again. In the spirit of the great and mystical OINY, I aspire to bring you, from time to time, snippets of other people's amusing conversations. (So does LiveJournal's Overheard in Seattle community, which is definitely worth a look.) What I hope will be a recurring feature debuts with this little gem:
Female student on cellphone: Mary Poppins was not crucial to my philosophical development!
--Metro bus (#73) on 15th Avenue Northeast in Ravenna