A commuter knitted a scarf to reflect the amount of times her service had been delayed in a year, and a German train company just bought it for $8,600

Business Insider | 1/17/2019 | Associated Press
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Deutsche Bahn, one of Germany's biggest rail companies, purchased a frustrated commuter's "delay scarf" for $8,600.

The money is being donated to a charity for the homeless.

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The Munich commuter knitted the scarf to represent the amount of time her journey was delayed.

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's biggest rail company, under fire for its unpunctual service, is trying to mollify one disgruntled commuter by buying her "delay scarf."

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Deutsche Bahn, which on Thursday announced plans to hire 22,000 more staff, bought the hand-made scarf in an online auction for 7,550 euros...
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