Originally Posted by HawkeyeNFO
Here in the DC area, the locals all know the drill: to the right if you want to stand, to the left if you're walking. Tourists in the Metro are obvious in many ways, especially when they exhibit their lack of escalator etiquette. Usually a polite but firm "excuse me" will take care of the problem.
Dang right! First thing I learned riding the Metro was, you had better
stay the heck out of the way on the right if you aren't walking on the escalator. Denver was more laid back
, and no one cared...you just walked around the standees.