You hear it on talk radio all the time: No one will ride the train, blah blah blah.
Except...Amtrak is setting records between Milwaukee and Chicago.
Now imagine for a moment that you could ride the light rail from Brookfield or UW-M or King Drive, transfer at the InterModal station downtown, and continue on to Chicago via Amtrak, or south on the Kenosha-Racine-Milwaukee commuter line?
Oh...I forgot...that wouldn't work here, because no one will ride the train.
Monday, June 30, 2008
Excuse Me Sir, Is That The Chatteringhead Choo-Choo?
From the venerable James Rowen: