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America’s Trains Suck Because Most Americans Don’t Ride Them

America’s Trains Suck Because Most Americans Don’t Ride Them

Last week’s horrific Amtrak crash surfaced new concerns about the US’s neglect of its rail infrastructure, with blame falling on Congress for failing to allocate enough money to upgrade the system for safety. The truth is that trains would be the safest way to travel in this country — if…

Amtrak Security Scares You Silly Just Because They Can

Amtrak Security Scares You Silly Just Because They Can

Amtrak spokesperson Cliff Cole would like to inform you that the company doesn’t conduct searches because there’s an actual threat. That would be silly! Instead they do it randomly, you know, just to make sure you’re paying attention.