uspol, 🇨🇦 / pol, transit, sarcastic/pessimistic (~) Show more
Vancouver <-> Seattle in under an hour with high speed rail? Great!
Oh, not accounting for an hours-long stop at the US border while they search all of your bags, demand all your e-mail and social media passwords, access to your phone so they can make a 'backup', etc.
Next up, an MS/Amazon/Google funded system - tap your phone here to give border cops access to your everything and speed crossing!
(if it isn't clear, this will never work as intended without serious changes, i.e., proper.)
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