Daily Archives: December 31, 2013

Malam Tahun Baru 2014

Orang ramai sedang bersiap pesta di Thamrin dan Sudirman. Tadi barusan hujan lebat sebentar. Entah itu menyurutkan niat berpesta atau tidak. Saya tidak dapat menentang hasrat orang berpesta itu.., yang mungkin saja suatu jalan keluar sesaat dan sementara, dari kehidupan … Continue reading

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Roads beget roads, that is why it is such a good business for car makers and highway builders.

From: Generated Traffic and Induced Travel Implications for Transport Planning 29 August 2013 Todd Litman Victoria Transport Policy Institute Traffic congestion tends to maintain equilibrium. Congestion reaches a point at which it constrains further growth in peak-period trips. If road … Continue reading

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2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2013. If it were a … Continue reading

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