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About theoditsek

I like going places.

Santa Barbara Rapid Transit

Another map created by poll. These are a lot of fun to do because the networks are smaller and they’re less of a headache to work on. Usually. Line B around the airport was a pain because somebody had the … Continue reading

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Lehigh Valley Metro

In an attempt to remember why I liked drawing transit maps in the first place, I asked the internet to pick a mid-size city for me to crayon a metro network for. The hivemind picked Allentown, and this is the … Continue reading

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Transit Map World Cup: Postmortem

My excuse this time is continuing computer trouble, this time involving an issue with my login information and my iCloud account that culminated in a multi-day phone conversation with tech support that itself culminated in having to reinstall my operating … Continue reading

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Transit Map World Cup: Elite Eight, the Rest

This thing will be updated with each match as they happen. Elite Eight Red Line: New York v. Boston See okay here’s what I mean when I say that nothing coming out of the left end of the bracket is … Continue reading

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Transit Map World Cup Sweet Sixteen / Elite Eight Green Line

Hurrah, I have a new laptop. I can blog again. Let’s do a quick postmortem on the Sweet 16, shall we? New York v. Chicago: Not much of a preference here. I am okay with how this one turned out. … Continue reading

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Transit Map World Cup Match 4

Right. Let’s sort this quickly. Red Line Match 4: Montreal v. Boston Let’s be honest here, the Montreal map is not as good as it was. The odd 37-degree tilt is gone…and yes, that particular tilt was essential, as it … Continue reading

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Transit Map World Cup Match 3

It is at this point traditional for your author’s laptop to crash right before the thing’s supposed to be written. Grumble grumble. These will be brief. Red Line Match 3: Chicago v. Los Angeles How the crap is this match … Continue reading

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