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    Default Amazing, French Train can wipe out Continental airplanes

    ABOARD TRAIN V150, France (AP) -- A French train with a 25,000-horsepower engine and special wheels broke the world speed record Tuesday for conventional rail trains, reaching 357.2 mph as it zipped through the countryside to the applause of spectators.

    http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/worl...=1&oref=slogin

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    Folks - that is your next suicide attraction

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    California's looking at this. Good idea.

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20070403...l_070403135131

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