We have kind of been talking about this for the past few years on this website. Rats have become increasingly violent and aggressive in the subway.
Because they are getting a lot of food. All the time.
They are getting bigger and stronger.
As BORAT would say: “Strong like bull, good with plow.”
When I was a kid riding the subway to school every day, I saw rats. Sure. They have always been there. Did I ever see one on a platform? No. Did I ever feel like I was about to be attacked by a rat? No.
Here’s the press on the rat attack, comment on their articles and tell them why this happened (duh):