high-speed train

Reader Input: Of pie, rye and a dearth of water

I don’t claim to be the sharpest knife in the drawer, but a few things have come to my attention. 1. The high-speed train, in my opinion, is a loser. I foresee an empty tra ...

Reader Input: Build speedy aqueduct pronto

Brief and to-the-point memo to Gov. Jerry Brown: How about a high-speed aqueduct down from the states of Washington and Oregon to California instead of the high-speed train? A real ...

It’s like having a pay toilet in your own bathroom

Here’s a couple more things I don’t understand. In the next decade or so we will probably spend a couple of trillion dollars of our and our children’s tax dollars installing ...