Credit: Splash News Photo: Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Boyfriend on the Subway in NYC on February 19, 2012

We completely forgot that using the New York City subway as transportation was even an option for big time stars like Modern Family's Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Mitchell Pritchett), but you better believe we'll be keeping our eyes peeled more often now that we've seen this photo.

Seen waiting on the platform for a train in SoHo, NYC over the weekend (darn weekend schedules), the red-headed actor and his trendy-dressed boyfriend, Justin Mikita, looked happy while chatting, laughing, and toying around on Jesse's cell phone.

What we would do to be on that subway...

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