August 16, 2010

Go ahead, lie, it is for a good cause.

While Barack Obama's hand picked Gubernatorial candidate Tom Barrett pushed for an $800 million train that no one will ride, one liberal blogger admits to lies....

Yglesias wrote more than a year ago that advocates for high-speed rail may need to present “unrealistically optimistic” ridership estimates to obtain government funding for the projects. “For better or for worse, that’s politics,” Yglesias said then.

Read more here.

I've been saying this for years about the proposed KRM line, their ridership estimate works out to an average of 321 riders per train. Ridiculous.

Lie for the cause, the liberal way. The ends always justify the means after all.

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