LONDON — A polarizing new project to get people chatting on the Tube has been largely met with staunch disapproval by Londoners, which isn’t altogether surprising in a nation known for its aversion to uncomfortable social interaction.
But ironically, it seems that the badges bearing the words “Tube Chat?” have actually gotten Londoners talking — albeit mostly via social media to express their horror at such an idea.
One of the questions many people are pondering is, who could be behind such controversy?
Was it an initiative led by Mayor Sadiq Khan to promote a positive commuter experience? Read more…