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    (Washington, DC) Metro Heads Toward 'Transit Death Spiral'

    David White should have made this admission two years ago. They finally realize nobody is coming with bags of money to rescue. So it's time to dig in raise fares and end all plans for expansion:

    Metro Heads Toward 'Transit Death Spiral'

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    Quote Originally posted by Dharmster
    David White should have made this admission two years ago. They finally realize nobody is coming with bags of money to rescue. So it's time to dig in raise fares and end all plans for expansion:

    Metro Heads Toward 'Transit Death Spiral'

    ouch - and i thought we had problems here.
    Indeed you can usually tell when the concepts of democracy and citizenship are weakening. There is an increase in the role of charity and in the worship of volunteerism. These represent the élite citizen's imitation of noblesse oblige; that is, of pretending to be aristocrats or oligarchs, as opposed to being citizens.

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