quote: If USA has a more integrated and extensive mass transportation infrastructure, there is less of a need to use cars other than out-of-town excursions and the like. Local smog conditions improve considerably. Less worries of gridlock during rush hour. And it's so much cheaper to begin with.
quote: If I can go out and buy groceries without driving, you $#@! bet I would, but thanks to the prevailing car culture here in North America, not having a car is no different than being physically handicapped.