[Tr1] In a piece about supersonic air travel, I think James Pehokoukis buries the lede: Environmentalists will likely lose nearly every argument where they are up against immediate and near-term consumer benefit and economic growth… and I don’t see how they win the debate while losing those battles.
[Tr2] I’m always suspicious of arguments that involve aesthetic and value preferences actually saving money, but a guy can hope, right?
[Tr3] Caution: There’s a new danger on the roads in Saudi Arabia.
[Tr4] This is kind of weird. Most of the time when I fly they are pretty good about taking the trash pretty repeatedly.
[Tr6] Pedestrians are getting killed by cars at an alarming rate, and while we initially blame texting and distracted driving the problem appears to be the proliferation of SUVs. Wisely, the article doesn’t bother to suggest we change the kinds of cars we drive, but they do propose a mixed bag of regulations that might help.
[Tr7] According to Politico, Trump is working to derail an important tunnel project.
[Tr9] Better watch where you’re driving or the planet may eat you up.