THIS IS NOT TECH!!! IT'S A TOY!!!
And so, this afternoon we notice a great many "journalists" celebrating hype and a RIDE THAT GOES NOWHERE in order to tout tax subsidy and trumpet technology that doesn't even work yet.
Take a look:
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - You will get the chance to see a hyperloop test pod in person at the American Royal World Series of Barbecue this year. Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO) is sending their test pod on a tour of cities across the country and Kansas City is among the stops.