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Is a US High-Speed Railway Economically Feasible?

Skrap My prediction: (1139 comments)

In the words of the Republican party: NO.

more than 3 years ago
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Electric Car Subsidies As Handouts For the Rich

Skrap Re:Citation request? (589 comments)

Geez you people are lazy. Since this is an international energy issue, let's turn to... i dunno... the International Energy Agency?

http://www.iea.org/files/energy_subsidies.pdf

"The IEA analysis has revealed that fossil fuel consumption subsidies amounted to $557 bn in 2008."

Iraq's oil subsidy ALONE was $100 bn (from same summary paper).

more than 3 years ago
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What To Do Right As a New Programmer?

Skrap Best advice I can give (662 comments)

I've been working on very well-known projects for many years, and the best advice I can give is to avoid shared mutable state.

more than 5 years ago

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