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06-05-19, 06:54 PM
Replies: 133
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Posted By Mobile 155

TP, i May have to apologize to you. I have...

TP,
i May have to apologize to you. I have said in the past that some of our seem hopeless because we are diametrically opposed to each otherís way of life. And yet I have still tried to reach...
06-05-19, 05:41 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

TP We vote every time we spend our money. We...

TP
We vote every time we spend our money. We open our wallet and buy a car. I do not agree transportation projects fund cars. And all you have to do to prove your contentions is get people to...
06-05-19, 04:07 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

I have known others that have as well. Still I...

I have known others that have as well. Still I contend the choice to do so was made with the same amount of thought that someone makes in a job choice or the purchase of a car. None of the people...
06-05-19, 03:29 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

TP, you have still not addressed the point and...

TP,
you have still not addressed the point and I donít believe you can. People prefer comfort and personal freedom. They also prefer a good paying job. You and you alone have proposed that success...
06-05-19, 02:14 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Are you trying to say you know better than the...

Are you trying to say you know better than the rest of society what will make them happy? Are you saying they are fools? I donít accept that concept for a second.

Can you demonstrate your idea of...
06-05-19, 01:12 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

TP one last thing, if someone is sitting in a...

TP
one last thing, if someone is sitting in a room with 100 people and the choice is given to each one of how to get around more than 94 of them in the U S will choose something other than public...
06-05-19, 12:01 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

First things first. Government also funds mass...

First things first. Government also funds mass transit and roads. They do so with taxes and borrowed money. It doesnít have to be a giant conspiracy it can be as simple as best practices to make...
06-05-19, 10:56 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

You are introducing proofs into the fantasy that...

You are introducing proofs into the fantasy that success is a bad thing. Your example of walking to donkeys to horses proves itself out all over this world. Some just need to get out of their...
06-04-19, 05:47 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

TO, Dude people that are getting their salaries...

TO,
Dude people that are getting their salaries cut often give up driving because they cannot afford it. That is also why they often lose their house. Transportation projects do not make up the...
06-04-19, 03:32 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

TP, this is so sad it is amusing. If the...

TP,
this is so sad it is amusing. If the suggestion is that we would be better off poor I suggest you go visit any third world country without the resources to fund highway projects. Poverty is...
06-03-19, 10:42 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Where does the publicís preference fall in this? ...

Where does the publicís preference fall in this? Should the voter have a voice in if their tax money is spent on trains, buses, planes, car or motorcycles? Or should the easiest solutions be...
06-03-19, 08:07 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Some touch of the same reasons here. I kept at...

Some touch of the same reasons here. I kept at it for a long time but realized it simply wouldnít work for ď mostĒ of the people I know. Over the years I learned that most people are not fools that...
06-03-19, 07:02 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

What is sad is we are supposed to be addressing...

What is sad is we are supposed to be addressing the problem with mass transit in this country and someone keeps trying to drag the conversation to people who work hard make too much money or live in...
06-02-19, 08:05 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

I am getting my car painted like a bus as we...

I am getting my car painted like a bus as we speak. I will transfer to a plane disguised as a sailing ship. I hope to be met at the airport dressed as a long haired hermit. I need to transfer some...
06-02-19, 05:36 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Oops... you just joined the conspiracy of people...

Oops... you just joined the conspiracy of people making too much money and discriminating against those who want to work for less.

We we hold a conspiracy meeting once a month at a coffee shop...
06-02-19, 03:03 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

TP you have made no points any number of times....

TP
you have made no points any number of times. You have no clue how I would act if a job required a bicycle or even walking to work. No more than you had a clue as to why the Great Plains lacked...
06-01-19, 09:48 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Nothing you are complaining about is been...

Nothing you are complaining about is been presented as evidence. There are certain physical limitations the car free person has restricted themselves to and it is not societies job to cater to that....
06-01-19, 11:26 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

TP there is no where in the constitution that an...

TP there is no where in the constitution that an employer has to try and make life easier for someone to LCF. LCF is a choice that, like budgeting, takes into account the difficulties that lifestyle...
05-31-19, 03:53 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Unlike the other poster I believe you because...

Unlike the other poster I believe you because having a car can be a requirement for many jobs. It isn't a word of mouth myth it is true. The local school district makes the same requirement for a...
05-31-19, 02:25 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Yes this touches on the issue as well. The bus...

Yes this touches on the issue as well. The bus service needs to change to service the customer not the customer needs to change to make life easier for the bus. If the bus service cannot change or...
05-31-19, 01:14 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Now the real problem has been identified. We...

Now the real problem has been identified. We live in a world or rather society with time frames that a bus can't accommodate much of the time. With lack of punctuality comes lack of interest. ...
05-31-19, 12:43 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

My sister did the very same thing. The Bus...

My sister did the very same thing. The Bus company even offered free rides to drivers going to work. But the bus doesn't tend to run on time that early nor does it run as often for those that get...
05-31-19, 12:14 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

I still contend that has nothing to do with why...

I still contend that has nothing to do with why we as a nation have backed off of buses. The more "if, and if and if," you add doesn't add credence to the argument. You or the government are buying...
05-31-19, 10:50 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

No matter how hard it might be to plan on on how...

No matter how hard it might be to plan on on how one budgets their money it doesnít address why mass transit is so dismissed by the general public in the us. Cities finance buses by spending millions...
05-30-19, 11:31 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Now this is pretty civil. Still with all of the...

Now this is pretty civil. Still with all of the reasons we stick in words like equitable transportation as if that is a real goal. In this country and culture or cultures it is just the most...
05-26-19, 01:47 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

City lab has tried to address the issue for some...

City lab has tried to address the issue for some time. Good read if not as complete as we might like. This link can clarify some of the same issues. At least to those living in the land of...
05-25-19, 01:50 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

TP. To cite what I said or the information...

TP. To cite what I said or the information provided in the links I post simply proves you do not read them. Because I am never sure you remember the contentions you make discussing the subject is...
05-24-19, 06:48 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

You must be a very lonely person. Your theories...

You must be a very lonely person. Your theories never hold water.
My response hit directly in your contention that once you got people used to doing something it was easier to keep them doing it. If...
05-24-19, 11:37 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

No I am afraid you didnít explain at all. You...

No I am afraid you didnít explain at all. You have said before if people were given the choice they would ride bike or take public transit. Then you said if they were already riding bikes it would...
05-23-19, 07:42 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

And if millions of people started to ride bikes...

And if millions of people started to ride bikes again would it be easier for them to keep riding bikes and not relapse? Explain this?

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=OXX423ErY1U

and some more: ...
05-21-19, 06:57 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

It is a contention I have had for some time that...

It is a contention I have had for some time that our view on Cities, Suburbs, sprawl, transit all stem from where we live. It also depends on what we are looking at. I got into cycling seriously in...
05-21-19, 05:19 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

To add fuel to the discussion here are some stats...

To add fuel to the discussion here are some stats on the subject. It is more if a people did turn their back rather than a why but it shows the attitude of many.




...
05-21-19, 04:16 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

I have read studies on this and you have a valid...

I have read studies on this and you have a valid point. In fact it was one of the selling points the advocates made trying to get HSR passed. It would allow people to live farther away from where...
05-21-19, 12:21 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Something is driving people to spend their own...

Something is driving people to spend their own money to buy a car when mass transit is so readily available? As their economy improves it is suggested that their automotive growth will be ten times...
05-21-19, 11:30 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

And yet they have traffic problems? Ever wonder...

And yet they have traffic problems? Ever wonder why?

https://www.statista.com/statistics/233743/vehicle-sales-in-china/

Does it look like mass transit keeps people from driving in China.
...
05-21-19, 09:18 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

Are other choices available to those who donít...

Are other choices available to those who donít want to drive? Are people not permitted to use those choices? Are cars mandated by the government? If people are free to vote with their wallet, even if...
05-20-19, 03:30 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

I saw what you did there. LOL

I saw what you did there. LOL
05-20-19, 03:00 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,530
Posted By Mobile 155

It doesnít have to be a big conspiracy it can...

It doesnít have to be a big conspiracy it can just as easily be with a successful economy comes more private choices. There used to be hotels with shared bathrooms. People for some unknown reason...
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