On this Valentine's Day, High Speed Rail needs some love. Or at least a hug. While the business plan talks about all the advantages of high speed rail, who is going to respond to its critics? Read my response to three major criticisms of high speed rail . Oh, I know the photo is not of a high speed rail engine - I just think the "in your face" theme of the photograph represents the kind of fight us supporters of high speed rail should take to the opposition.