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Author Topic: Drivetime Mahatma  (Read 242 times)

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Drivetime Mahatma
« on: January 04, 2020, 07:06:58 PM »

I have read this column a few times in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (known to some as the Dem-Gaz and to others as the DOG.)

I think Frank Fellone tries to dumb down roadgeekdom for lay people by explaining jargon (which is perfectly fine), but I find it interesting, entertaining and sometimes informative. Here is an example:


Does other media devote resources to transportation matters?

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Re: Drivetime Mahatma
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2020, 12:40:20 AM »

The Fort Worth paper does a a transportation column called "Honkin' Mad".  The Dallas paper has a beat writer about the subject but not really a column; his predecessor was a lot better and seemed more into roads.


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