Originally Posted by AustinChief
I don;t think this is supposed to be one giant federal project but a map showing various projects and how they may someday connect.
For example, in Texas an entirely private company using private funds (with some Federal grants) is hoping to have an HSR between Dallas and Houston finished by 2020. I'd say it's 50/50 right now that they'll get it done. They're doing the environmental impact studies now.
The problem I can't get over is, what the hell are you going to do when you show up in the middle of Houston or San Antonio and you don't have a car.
Homer: [looking at watch] Two hours? Why'd they build this ghost town so far away?
Lisa: Because they discovered gold over there!
Homer: It's because they're stupid, that's why. That's why everybody does everything.