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9:02 AM EST on December 23, 2008

    • MTA Releases Prelim Plan for Doomsday Hikes (NYT, News, Post, NY1)
    • Harry Reid's Home State Itching to Sink Stimulus Funds Into Highways (Las Vegas Now)
    • Stimulus Plea From Seattle: Invest in Transit (Seattle PI)
    • Motorcycle Riders Fight for the Right to Shatter Ears (News)
    • The Pocketbook Argument for Going Car-Free (WSJ)
    • Prescription for Detroit: Convert Excess Capacity to Building Wind Generation (HuffPo)
    • Chicago Burbs Rail Against Freight Trains in Their Backyards (WSJ)
    • WaPo Columnist Endorses Second and Third Beltways for DC (GGW via
    • Houston Buses Run Late for the Same Reason Drivers Do (CTC Houston)
    • Does This Count as Cannibalism? (Forbes)

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