Big Dig now considered a crime scene

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    Ted Kennedy's "Big Dig" which cost five times the original estimate has also cost a life.

     
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    A lot of mass transit crap in the news. I guess thats why so many people stick to thier own personal transportation. Between accidents and terrorists it's a bit ticklish!
     
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    The big dig was a highway project. They buried this highway in boston (don't remember which one) below the city because it was easier to do so then expand its current capacity. The thing is an engineering marvel, and its unfortunate when lives are lost due to engineering incompetence.
     
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    It's the biggest piece of pork you can buy.
     
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    People bitch about traffic. They build it, people bitch about how much it cost.

    Some times, you can just do no right.
     
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    From: http://www.revelation13.net/bigdig.html

    OOOPPPSSSS....sounds like a nutty whack job with some sort of conspiracy theory throwing around facts.....I think I'd better go find my tinfoil fedora.
     
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    Please tell me you're joking.
     

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