The Trans-Texas Corridor has been scrapped
Eminent Domain Watch has some background
on the now-defunct project reprinting an editorial written by Paul D. Perry in the Waxahatchie TX Daily Light
, 10/20/07. Perry perceives a parallel I have long entertained:
I like the Mel Brook’s spoof of western land grabs "Blazing Saddles," but I do not want to see a modern land grab of that nature.