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ratpag 03-S-02 “The One Where They Mail it In”

You probably thought ratpag was full of fresh ideas when we made our triumphant return some 4 – 7 days ago.  What a silly thought.  Today we present the second post of our third phase in this wacky ratpag experiment.  Take … Continue reading

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High-Speed Rail Takes Some Shit; Shows Signs of Progress

The New York Times first released a more blunt headline of “Delays Persist for U.S. High Speed Rail” before before taking it down a notch and going with “$11 Billion Late, High-Speed Rail Is Inching Along.”  We guess that’s less … Continue reading

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ratpag Goes International; Sends DC Correspondent to Argentina

We here at ratpag have decided to send* our DC correspondent to the Southern Hemisphere, specifically to the land of gauchos and abundant beef that we know as Argentina, to see if there are any lesson to be learned for … Continue reading

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$302 Billion Transportation Infrastructure Plan Includes $19 Billion for Rail, $72 Billion for Transit

In our next installment of catching up with the news we here at ratpag see that President Obama has unveiled a $300 billion transportation infrastructure plan.  Such a thing sounds wonderful to those of us at ratpag; many of whom … Continue reading

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