People Running for Trains in Slow Motion

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May 14 2013 3:05 PM

People Running for Trains in Slow Motion

Vimeo user Andy Lisa uploaded the video above yesterday, which shows people running for trains at what I believe is St. Pancras Station in London.

Scoring it with “Danger Zone” is a nice touch, but the best thing about the video is the names it assigns to various running styles. I’d like to think I manage a “Dignified Dart” when I’m running late in the morning, but I’m probably doing a “Self-Conscious Scuttle.”

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David Haglund is a senior editor at Slate. He runs Brow Beat, Slate's culture blog.

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