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Reminder: high speed rail is a moronic idea

Lol fucking libs https://www.investors.com/politics/edito...
Insane right-wing gun nut
  03/13/18
Why are libs obsessed with it?
( . )Y( . )
  03/13/18
libs hate the idea of the middle class, and especially the u...
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  03/13/18
? they love and depend on that idea
bumpin that bone thugs 'til i die
  03/13/18
I think it would be awesome to take a train from one coast t...
pepito
  03/13/18
high speed rail is awesome, take the shinkansen some time, i...
t bone
  03/13/18
Shinkansen is 18000000, but no doable here. Too late, too...
Sir Incelot
  03/13/18
i can buy that it wont happen in the us because of shitty st...
t bone
  03/13/18
It would be, what makes bullet trains great is they are fast...
Extremist Open Border Democrat
  03/13/18
California has about twice the area of Honshu
A Jurisprudence is Performed
  03/13/18
high speed rail is all over china too and has made many dome...
t bone
  03/13/18
Lol at being packed into a train with a bunch of smellly chi...
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As opposed to the luxurious splendor that is domestic commer...
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being able to go from San Francisco to LA in less than 3 hou...
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  03/13/18
Reminder, these people have made a living out of overpromisi...
Sir Incelot
  03/13/18
yeah at a cost of $55 to you and $1400 to the state of calif...
Insane right-wing gun nut
  03/13/18
Credited
><<(^((*>
  03/13/18
lmao libs
Mark Wohlers
  03/13/18
I'm sure libs would love LA-->SF, but they'll fucking los...
How to derive an aut from an ism
  03/13/18
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pepito
  03/13/18
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Sir Incelot
  03/13/18
LA to SF, the Shitlib Express.
Extremist Open Border Democrat
  03/13/18
High speed rail works great in Euro countries, which are sma...
Extremist Open Border Democrat
  03/13/18
Gay Rape is cr. And don't forget the Acela which is kinda fa...
hours-hungry BILLPIG
  03/13/18
Acela is not kinda fast, u fucking moron
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  03/13/18
Huh? 3 hours door to door from DC to NYC and you don't have...
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  03/13/18
Acela is much slower than the TGV, Shinkansen, Chinese bulle...
Extremist Open Border Democrat
  03/13/18


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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:12 AM
Author: Insane right-wing gun nut

Lol fucking libs

https://www.investors.com/politics/editorials/californias-bullet-train-to-fiscal-oblivion/

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593492)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:13 AM
Author: ( . )Y( . )

Why are libs obsessed with it?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593496)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:23 AM
Author: ,,,.,.,,....,,,.,.,.,.,,...,,,,


libs hate the idea of the middle class, and especially the upper middle class, being able to isolate itself from the poor.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593516)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:11 AM
Author: bumpin that bone thugs 'til i die (askav)

? they love and depend on that idea

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593681)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:25 AM
Author: pepito

I think it would be awesome to take a train from one coast to the other

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593521)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:26 AM
Author: t bone (ggtp)

high speed rail is awesome, take the shinkansen some time, its great

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593526)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:37 AM
Author: Sir Incelot

Shinkansen is 18000000, but no doable here.

Too late, too much red tape.

We would be better off skipping high speed rail and spending the money on some new form of efficient mass transit.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593548)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:44 AM
Author: t bone (ggtp)

i can buy that it wont happen in the us because of shitty structural reasons, i just take umbrage with the idea that we shouldnt be pissed off about it because it is something that would be great to have

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593559)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:47 AM
Author: Extremist Open Border Democrat

It would be, what makes bullet trains great is they are fast enough to compete with air travel on speed and price.

But, alas, there is no political will because no one is pissed off.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593833)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:44 AM
Author: A Jurisprudence is Performed

California has about twice the area of Honshu

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593819)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:48 AM
Author: t bone (ggtp)

high speed rail is all over china too and has made many domestic air routes obsolete

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593842)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:54 AM
Author: ....::::..::..,,....,........,..,,,,,.


Lol at being packed into a train with a bunch of smellly chink farmers

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593892)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 10:06 AM
Author: .....;;,,.........;.;.;.;.,;,;,;.;.;,;


As opposed to the luxurious splendor that is domestic commercial air travel? I may have to be in the same cabin with a bunch of poors on a train, but I don't have to contend with their love handle flab oozing over the armrests and pressing up against me like I'm in the fucking blob.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593960)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:27 AM
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being able to go from San Francisco to LA in less than 3 hours without having to deal with airport would be 180

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593527)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:38 AM
Author: Sir Incelot

Reminder, these people have made a living out of overpromising and underdelivering.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593549)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 8:45 AM
Author: Insane right-wing gun nut

yeah at a cost of $55 to you and $1400 to the state of california! Brilliant!

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593563)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:44 AM
Author: ><<(^((*> (0x9219DDFD2869edABd47A8e905e87d76e42C712da)

Credited

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593818)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:00 AM
Author: Mark Wohlers

lmao libs

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593627)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:08 AM
Author: How to derive an aut from an ism

I'm sure libs would love LA-->SF, but they'll fucking lose it at the though of "flyover" country becoming "ridethrough"

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593671)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:18 AM
Author: pepito



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593699)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:28 AM
Author: Sir Incelot



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593741)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:47 AM
Author: Extremist Open Border Democrat

LA to SF, the Shitlib Express.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593835)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:46 AM
Author: Extremist Open Border Democrat

High speed rail works great in Euro countries, which are small, and Japan, which is small. It can be cheap and cost effective whereas the vast size of the United States makes rail impractical. Flights have also become so cheap and frequent that this and their speed makes rail impractical, even "hi speed" rail. That's why America won't have train systems like other countries. Plus, we already have AmTTTrak which covers the entirety of the country so if you do want to go by train, have at it.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593828)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 9:59 AM
Author: hours-hungry BILLPIG

Gay Rape is cr. And don't forget the Acela which is kinda fast and as expensive as flying but works well for the close cities of the east coast

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593915)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 10:00 AM
Author: .....,....,.........,..............,..............


Acela is not kinda fast, u fucking moron

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593923)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 10:11 AM
Author: .....;;,,.........;.;.;.;.,;,;,;.;.;,;


Huh? 3 hours door to door from DC to NYC and you don't have to haul out to the airports on the outskirts of town/the next town over? It's competitive on time and price with air travel along the mid-Atlantic, especially if you're paying for ubers or parking at the airports. Rather than spending $100B on "high speed rail" they should've just built an Acela on the west coast. It would work in other places too, e.g. it's a long annoying drive to get from Houston to New Orleans and if there was a train that took 3 hours and delivered me right to downtown I would do that in a heartbeat.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35593994)



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Date: March 13th, 2018 10:13 AM
Author: Extremist Open Border Democrat

Acela is much slower than the TGV, Shinkansen, Chinese bullet trains and generally most other "hi-speed" trains in the world.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3917169&forum_id=2#35594006)