Opinion: Bullet trains? Monorails? An end to speed limits? California’s transportation future is going to be a wild ride

But Californians are a delusional denomination, and we can’t let go of the dream that getting from here to there is going to be easier one day, even though all our choices guarantee the exact opposite. We keep growing, we move ever greater distances from our jobs, and 3 in 4 of us drive alone in our cars.