Blair Houghton

Blair Houghton

Blair Houghton commented on Freeways have economic benefits

“I think in 1985 the people who voted for the freeway system were looking into the future,”

and, not being clairvoyant, totally failed to understand how this portion of the project would be corrupted by those interested in the massive amount of money to be made by tearing down mountain…

Blair Houghton

Other questions:

When the freeway was proposed, it was envisioned as similar to other freeways in the valley, which at the time were 4-lane everywhere but downtown. Now the plan is for 8 lanes in a space that could barely hold them. The only reason to build 8 lanes is that the planne…

Blair Houghton

Jim, again you put the "dis" in Cognitive Dissonance.

I re-read Griffin's letter, and he doesn't say there is a linear relationship between guns and crime, he says Lott's unqualified statement implies only a linear relationship.

And I'm not sure how you got from his &qu…