Who Needs ‘Snakes on a Plane’ When You Have Rats on a Sun Bus?


There are only a few things riders of a SunLine bus ask: a comfortable seat, an affordable fare, and a quiet and pleasant ride. Oh, also if you could refrain from letting your giant pet rat run around at the feet of passengers, that would be great!

Somebody did did just that this week. The Desert Sun reports that a rider stuffed a 2-year-old satin rat into his shirt, the rat got loose, and the rider got off the bus.


The rat then was on the bus for who knows how long before being discovered by workers in the maintenance yard. There were no reports of traumatized passengers (hopefully no one was wearing sandals that day).

Meanwhile, somewhere in Hollywood, Samuel L. Jackson is reading the script for the eventual movie…

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