Lot of truth in this, at least based on my many visits there. There's a LOT of Memphis that has seen seriously better days. There's a lot of it with enormous amounts of potential. But except for the tourist areas around Beale St....it's better on the west side of town. Much better. If you have to drive into the city… » 4/20/14 5:44pm Yesterday 5:44pm

The Aerotrain was not a success. The 'coachs' were literally widened bus bodies, very lightweight, and rode on single axles on each end and not on proper passenger car trucks/bogies. As a result it was a horrible riding train, very rough, very noisy by all accounts. Stylish in the best 1950s idiom, but operationally an … » 4/19/14 6:05pm Saturday 6:05pm