Re: So what the author is suggesting is...
Well maybe his vision might work in a city, but elsewhere? I think not.
I have a car because I don't like sitting on bubblegum strewn seats, breathing in other people's bad breath, smelling their sweat, there is no real bus service where I live and no railway station nearby.
Oh, and except for the odd three car traffic jam, it's a pleasure to drive here.
I am not a number.