By D.B. Hirsch
May 15, 2015 3:27 pm - NewsBehavingBadly.com
Rep. John Mica called Amtrak a “third world rail system…run in a Soviet-style operation” this morning on CNN. Yes, you read that right. A member of the federal government called his own government’s management of our passenger rail system in this country a “Soviet-style operation.” “There’s no question the United States has a third-world rail system.…
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
allison1050 May 15th, 2015 at 4:25 pm
Suzanne McFly May 15th, 2015 at 4:30 pm
Is there a cure for hyperbole? It seems the entire right wing is in desperate need of a remedy.
fahvel May 16th, 2015 at 4:47 am
you can’t even find a parking space for hyperbole.
Hirightnow May 15th, 2015 at 5:25 pm
I do so wish that I had a running daily bet that some politician from my state would say something stupid…
I’d be set for life.
rhzszm May 15th, 2015 at 5:25 pm
Rep Mica is 100% right.
“Cost-saving” public transportation would never be solvent without taxpayer subsidy.
StoneyCurtisll May 15th, 2015 at 5:32 pm
There must be something in the water down in Florida..
Sure seems to be a lot of people with issues of sanity.
robert May 16th, 2015 at 5:27 am
Amtrak has been broke for years
mica seems to be recovering from his drug addiction but i have no idea where russia plays into this ?
it must be a side affect