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As California high speed rail article overviews go, this article from the New York Times’ website is fairly decent. It screws up by citing the Legislative Analysts Office report as somehow being authoritative – a common error of American journalists, assuming that these reports are accurate without actually looking at the details. For example, the […]

Jul 18th, 2011 | Filed under Uncategorized

Predictably, the State Auditor’s flawed HSR report has led to its share of “omg HSR is DOOOMED!!!1!1” articles in the media – as well as some more measured and sensible pieces. Mike Rosenberg and Will Oremus again show they’re two of the best reporters on the HSR beat with this article – and I’m not […]

Apr 30th, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized