Amtrak vs snow, in slow-mo

An Amtrak train pulls into a station somewhere up east. The only problem? The tracks are already occupied by snow, piled a good six inches higher than the platform itself. Commuter Nick Colvin knows what's about to happen and has his iPhone set to record slow-mo footage, but as he writes, there was "a more spectacular arrival than expected."

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  1. I like how people watching it through their phone screens are completely detached from reality.
    "Well, this is just happening on the screen, not to me"

  2. For those who like to know what they're looking at this is the Amtrack station in Rhinecliff NY. That's a southbound train. The Hudson River is on the left there.

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