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The high-speed rail system America needs

(Source: Ozy, March 25, 2014)

Driving traffic-clogged roads to Baltimore is no fun. Ditto taking a crowded shuttle from Washington D.C. to New York. Which is why for the commuting masses (like yours truly), something tantalizingís in the air: a privately funded companyís vision to build a $10 billion, high-speed, magnetically propelled train that would cut travel between the nationís capital and Baltimore to 15 minutes, about the time it takes to casually walk a dozen city blocks.

Full story: www.ozy.com

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

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