“That is right, 38 new trains, pity they are only 3 carriages long instead of 6 like our current trains. I guess that means we paid double.” — Comment on the Herald Sun web site
Seriously, where do people get these ideas? It’s complete garbage.
“Thirty eight X’Trapolis six-car sets will be rolled-out from late 2009 to 2011.” — Department of Transport web site
See, I’m all for bagging when it’s deserved, but this is just making stuff up. Where does that get you?
In any argument, it’s pointless coming out with some BS like that. If you want your view to be accepted, if you want your criticism to sting, don’t fire blanks — make sure you’re using live ammunition.
Research the facts, find out what’s actually true, that you can provide evidence for, and use that.