terça-feira, 1 de novembro de 2011

Frase do dia - ofendidos por trens rápidos

People who don't want high-speed rail are not just indifferent to fast trains. They are offended by fast trains, as the New York Post is offended by bike lanes and open-air plazas: these things give too much pleasure to those they hate.

Adam Gopnik, da New Yorker, numa excepcional revisão da literatura recente sobre o suposto declínio dos EUA e do Ocidente.

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