Talk about serious road rage ... OMG, this would suck. Just be glad you're not facing this carmageddon today. And don't complain if there's a 12 minute wait at Rosslyn for the Orange Line. You don't have to deal with this disaster (or maybe you did 38 years ago).
Washington residents and those in the suburbs had a rough time in May of 1974 thanks to a Metrobus strike (remember, Metro didn't open until 1976 ... but they probably would have also been on strike).