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California’s high-speed train wreck potentially not a metaphor. Update: about those profitable EU rails

Posted by: Phineas on December 26, 2012 at 3:12 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Or, “Science kills another liberal dream.” California voters were sold a worthless bill of goods when the voted for Prop 1A, authorizing the construction of a high-speed rail to run (eventually) from Los Angeles to San Francisco. The project is already far above projected costs: the initial 65-mile stretch from Madera to Corcoran (1) […]