Sounds pretty trivial, doesn’t it? Well, apparently the STM needed to explain exactly why lines form at a bus stop. Read on…

No, folks, I kid you not. This morning as I flipped through the free daily on my way to work, I couldn’t help but notice this in the INFO STM section. Loosely translated, it reads:

Question – Answer:

Why do people form lines at bus stops?

Firstly, it’s a question of common sense. Those who arrive first have the right to get on first. Quite simply put, this manner of doing things is fair for everyone.