Quotes of the Day

Washington, DC Metro
Friday, Jan. 23, 2009

Open quoteI just turned to the transit guy and said, 'It's your turn to be a hero.'Close quote

  • a Houston transit officer who was in Washington helping at the Inauguration and saved a woman who fell in front of a subway train; the following day he helped victims escape an early-morning fire at a Washington row house
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