BOOK

Preface ………………………………………………………………………6

PART ONE
1. Freedom / Fort Lauderdale …………………………………………….10
2. Get out of the fast lane, moron / St. Louis …………………………….20
3. Vehicular homicide / Chicago …………………………………………..25
4. Vroom, vroom, cough, cough / El Paso ………………………………..33
5. Loosen your seatbelts / San Antonio …………………………………..38
6. Goodbye downtown / Mobile ………………………………………..…45
7. Billboards / Everywhere…………………………………………………50
8. Parking is a losing game / Atlantic City …………………………………53
9. People are obstacles to progress / Atlanta ……………………………..64
10. The state religion / Salt Lake City………………………………………71
11. Autoeroticism / Miami ………………………………………………….77
12. Behind the wheel it’s me, myself and I / Portland ……………………85
13. Fueling the fire / Baton Rouge ………………………………………….91
14. Driving global warming / New Orleans ………………………………103
15. An insatiable thirst for land / Phoenix ………………………………..115
16. Tankers, transit and terror / New York ……………………………….124
17. Inefficiency pays / Flagstaff ……………………………………………132

PART TWO
18. An industry’s power ……………………………………………………142
19. The road gang ………………………………………………………….150
20. Self-interest, bullying and a willingness to break the law…………..157
21. Creating a market ………………………………………………………165
22. Meet the press ………………………………………………………….174
23. Driver’s Ed. ……………………………………………………………..185
24. Senator, I’d like to take you for a ride ………………………………..195
25. Public subsidies for private gain ……………………………………….203
26. Honk If You Hate Cars …………………………………………………218
Bibliography …………………………………………………………………234
References ……………………………………………………………………243

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