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Old 09-30-2010, 02:48 PM   #23
Tombstoner
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Re: Amtrak's $117 Billion Plan For High Speed Travel

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Originally Posted by HenryAlan View Post
Just imagine flying past the Sturbridge tolls at 200 miles per hour and waving at the cars in the back-up!
Quite seriously, the rhetoric of that image will do a lot to get people behind mass transit. You just have to have that experience of watching the train speed by while you're in a traffic jam a couple times for it to make a big psychological impact.
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