For our October Readers’ Review: a novella that became an instant classic when it was written nearly two centuries ago. It is the ghostly tale of a lanky loner and a headless horseman. Some even call it the first American horror story. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” by Washington Irving.
Congestion on the nation’s roads today affects not only a few major cities but smaller urban areas all across the nation. A panel talks about why so many of us are stuck in traffic and what can be done about it.
- Phillip Longman U.S. News and World Report
- Tim Lomax Texas Transportation Institute
- David Winstead former Secretary of Transportation for Maryland
- David Burwell president of the Surface Transportation Policy Project
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