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Old 24 February 2007, 10:21 AM
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Icon104 Rumour of 'NAFTA superhighway' has Americans fearing for sovereignty

Are North American governments secretly conspiring to build a "NAFTA superhighway," four football fields wide, from Mexico to Canada to bypass regulatory controls and whisk goods swiftly to market?

If you believe some right-wing websites in the United States, it's all but a fait accompli. They insist a gargantuan project is in the works that will carve a 365-metre-wide swath through the continent's heart, with 10 traffic lanes, rail lines for freight and passenger trains, fibre-optic cable lines and pipelines carrying oil, gas and water.

http://www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/...1-0c93f24478b9
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Old 24 February 2007, 11:23 AM
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The Onion: U.S. Protests Mexi-Canadian Overpass

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WASHINGTON, DC—After nearly nine years of construction, the Mexi-Canadian Overpass, the controversial $4.3 trillion highway overpass linking Guadalupe and Winnipeg, was finally completed last week, drawing harsh criticism from U.S. citizens and officials alike.
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Old 24 February 2007, 10:08 PM
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DH is convinced this is being built, however, he can not provide a cite that wasn't written by someone wearing a tin-foil hat.
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Maybe Men In Black was right - all the good info is in the tabloids!
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Old 25 February 2007, 11:14 PM
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Wouldn't it just be easier for Mexico and Canada to invade USA and meet in the middle?
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Old 25 February 2007, 11:18 PM
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And here beginneth the next Inboxer Rebellion chain mail...
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Old 19 March 2007, 12:04 PM
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DH is convinced this is being built, however, he can not provide a cite that wasn't written by someone wearing a tin-foil hat.
I'm not sure about the super highway, but I am sure about the North American Union...here are a few sites...

http://www.humanevents.com/article.php?&id=15233



http://www.jbs.org/nau

http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/ar...TICLE_ID=53378


http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php...American_Union

What do you think?
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Old 25 March 2007, 09:54 AM
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I'm not sure about the super highway, but I am sure about the North American Union...here are a few sites...

http://www.humanevents.com/article.php?&id=15233



http://www.jbs.org/nau

http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/ar...TICLE_ID=53378


http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php...American_Union

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Hmm, I think there are web sources you can trust, and then there are the ones you listed.
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Old 25 March 2007, 10:00 AM
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Has anyone living along the proposed route of this superhighway seen any evidence of it's construction? Surveyors, land purchase, increased hiring of highway consruction workers? No? Thought not.
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Old 25 March 2007, 05:06 PM
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I'm not sure about the super highway, but I am sure about the North American Union...here are a few sites...

http://www.humanevents.com/article.php?&id=15233



http://www.jbs.org/nau

http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/ar...TICLE_ID=53378


http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php...American_Union

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I think the Onion is more reliable than World Net Daily.
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Old 06 April 2007, 04:56 PM
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I'm not sure about the super highway, but I am sure about the North American Union....
Would said "North American Union" be on the model of the European Union and/or the MERCOSUR such in South America?

And how would said "North American Union" be seen as undermining the "antient and pecuilar" soverignty of the United States (as if same mattered all the more for National Identity and Cohesion, howbeit warped in the crudest way possible)?
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Old 19 May 2007, 08:23 PM
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Icon104 Urban myth travels all the way to Congress

If the government really has a secret plan to build a 12-lane road-and-rail NAFTA Superhighway that will split the heartland from Mexico to Canada, it's playing with a great poker face.

http://www.fortwayne.com/mld/newssen...l/17241314.htm
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