High speed rail, meet hyperloop. You two will get along great.

August 19, 2013 | By TONY FRANCOIS

California has renounced its glory days of the Hollywood Golden Age, world class education, and earthchanging infrastructure development for Reality TV, a public university system that costs $32,000 annually to attend, and roads that are so poorly maintained they cost us hundreds of dollars a year to drive on them. Today’s post combines two ...


"Too big to fail" meets the city hiking trail

April 29, 2013 | By TONY FRANCOIS

Last week a court ruled that a combination sidewalk and recreational trail in the Southern California city of Bradbury is, for public liability purposes, exclusively a recreational trail.  As a result, the leaders of the fine city of Bradbury enjoy immunity from liability for any dangerous conditions which they put in place or allow to … ...