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Diaries published: 8 (1976 days since last diary on Fri Dec 04, 2009 at 09:52 AM PST)

Comments posted: 81 (1976 days since last comment on Fri Dec 04, 2009 at 10:30 AM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 128

Total Comment Ratings: 196

Most Recommended Diary: We Need a Crash Program to Build Light Rail in the USA, 80 comments, 56 recommends

People Following ExpressStreetcar: 3

ExpressStreetcar's Most Recent Diaries:

Here I sit, yankee trailer trash sent home from work due to the weather, due to the earliest snowfall in Houston since records were kept in the nineteenth century. Here's how it looks right now 19 ...
by ExpressStreetcar
Comment Count 392 comments on Fri Dec 04, 2009 at 09:52 AM PST with 1 Recommend
I was dismayed today when I opened my email and got this poll from congressorg@capwiz.com: SHOULD AMERICANS PAY MORE FOR HEALTH CARE REFORM? Although final Congressional action is still ...
by ExpressStreetcar
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Mar 11, 2009 at 06:28 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Now that my morally bankrupt Senator from Texas, "Big John" Cornyn has held up Eric Holder's nomination in the Judiciary Committee, Joseph Galloway nails "Box Turtle" Cornyn.
by ExpressStreetcar
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Jan 26, 2009 at 04:44 AM PST with 15 Recommends
This is interesting. These will be the first broad-gauge high-speed trains on the world. While the road builders are drooling over the Obama stimulus plan, countries from Argentina to Russia to ...
by ExpressStreetcar
Comment Count 85 comments on Sat Dec 27, 2008 at 08:46 AM PST with 25 Recommends
The stimulus package could be an opportunity to build transformative infrastructure that will not only create jobs in the short run but improve our cities and strengthen our economy in the long run. ...
by ExpressStreetcar
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Dec 19, 2008 at 04:44 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Did you know that up until the 1920's, that, except for two 20-mile gaps in New York state, you could ride from New England to Wisconsin entirely by trolley car? Here is a map of trolley lines in ...
by ExpressStreetcar
Comment Count 80 comments on Sun Nov 30, 2008 at 09:50 AM PST with 56 Recommends

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