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The Way I See It!

I am an Ultra-Conservative, Alpha-Male, True Authentic Leader, Type "C" Personality, who is very active in my community; whether it is donating time, clothes or money for Project Concern or going to Common Council meetings and voicing my opinions. As a blogger, I intend to provide a different viewpoint "The way I see it!" on various world, national and local issues with a few helpful tips & tidbits sprinkled in.

America's High-Speed Rail Is Dead!

Trains

Can I suggest that we introduce hover cars or space cars such as the one in the Jetsons?  These methods of transport are about as much attainable to our 'red tape' society as a high speed rail will ever be.....

 

Here is a liberal article talking about the national push to have high speed rail and its demise.

 

 

High-speed rail is dead in America. Should we mourn it?

 

http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/technocracy/2011/12/high_speed_rail_is_dead_in_america_should_we_mourn_it_.html

 

One big problem is that passenger trains are NOT more efficient than cars:

http://www.lafn.org/~dave/trans/energy/rail_vs_autoEE.html

 

 

Worse yet, the high speed trains use more fuel than if you were to fly:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1465041/Cars-are-more-fuel-efficient-than-trains-claims-study.html

 

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