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Red, Orange Line delays on T prompt Twitter mocking

As a slew of delays struck the T’s Red and Orange lines Friday morning, wreaking rush-hour havoc and leaving commuters grumbling via social media, the T offered a mea culpa to riders over Twitter.

“We apologize for delays this AM,” the T’s Tweet said, “but we’ll soon be replacing 44-yr-old Red Line cars w/new ones.”

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