Talk About NIMBYism. As long as his property is safe from rails and coal dust, he doesn’t give a shit about the rest of us. He even might make a bit of a profit from it.
The Associated Press: Billionaire blocks part of proposed Mont. railroad
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A billionaire candy magnate has gone from staunchly opposing a Montana railroad that would have cut through his massive ranch to buying a one-third share of it, shielding his property while potentially opening the state’s vast coal fields to mining for export to Asia.