NYC Subway Station Facts
1.26} Michael Jackson filmed the music video for "Bad" at the Hoyt-Schermerhorn subway station. The MTA has rejected several proposals to install a memorial to the King of Pop at the station.
2.27} Due to the popularity of the book and movie The Taking of Pelham 123, train dispatchers generally avoid giving trains leaving Pelham Bay Park a 1:23 departure time.
3.28} The MTA maintains a fake building in Brooklyn Heights. The brownstone exterior actually contains electrical equipment and a secret entrance to the subway system.