Richard Prebble, of course, is blowing uninformed smoke out of his arse. Anybody who bothers to listen to him and his spin is an idiot. No scientist on the planet is going to support his assertion that the environmental friendliness of rail is a "myth". What a fool. I wonder which trucking company is bankrolling his political career?
Anyway, I'm off to bed as I'm extremely tired - but I'm happy. Let's hope we'll now get some new motive power. It's incomprehensible that the last brand new class of mainline locomotives was the DF class back in 1979.
Oh, but before I go, I love Good News Week. From tonight's episode:
A wombat is:
A). A marsupial
B). An implement for playing Wom
C). Wanted for rape in New Zealand
Our home is girt by:
Paul McDermott reading out the second of those two was priceless.