OMG! Retro Metro … This Informercial is Amazing Tom Faces & Places of Yesterday, Featured Thu Jun 6th, 2013 4 Comments This. Is. Awesome. Thanks to GoDCer Harrison for sharing this. We first came across it on InTheCapital. Is this the best 70s video or what? Amazon.com Widgets email Tags 1970s, Metro, videos, WMATA John Funny, at the 13:08 mark there’s a guy pushing a lady in a wheelchair off of the escalator! Payton Chung Actually, when I first saw this headline, I was hoping for something more like the Metro’s disco dance promo commercials… le Metro de Montreal, that is: http://www.urbanphoto.net/blog/2007/10/15/il-fait-beau-dans-lmetro/ http://www.jonstallings.com/ Jon Stallings Remember in 76 of 77 going to stay with my Aunt and Uncle in Silver Springs Maryland. She took me for a ride on the Metro. urbanexile It’s a great reminder of a time when we as a people understood the importance of heavy investment in the country’s infrastructure.