The Streets of San Francisco


Here is some great footage of traffic on the streets of San Francisco circa 1905. Good thing they weren't moving very fast! ...


Some Food for Thought


Imagine if a jet airplane full of passengers crashed today. And a week later, another airplane full of passengers crashed. Suppose this went on for a month or two. There would be media frenzy, the public would be outraged, and hearings in both the US House and Senate would be in the offing. Almo...


Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood Answers Nine Questions from Car Talk


Tom and Ray sat down to ask Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood several questions about driver distraction. I think it is great news that DOT is focusing on the epidemic of driver distraction.  Many thousands of lives are lost each year because drivers do not pay attention to the road. The Sec...