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Christmas Books

Barskor Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 12:55 AM
Ok so how much pollution is my solar panel array with a battery bank combined with a small home wind turbine and a geothermal heat exchanger that warms my house heats my water and runs a Sterling Engine generator that produces electricity that all feeds back to the grid earning me money while powering my home and charging my car produce? That would be Nothing beyond their initial construction shipping and installation. Electric cars suck as they are made by dinosaur companies this means Steel bodies with bad aerodynamics hampered from down sizing production lines unneeded to produce the four panel Biofiber or carbon fiber bodies that are a huge reduction in weight with no compromise in safety by Unions and Regulations that suck.

During the holidays, a shopping mall can be more like a shopping maul. One way to avoid that scene is to give books as Christmas gifts, since books can be bought on-line, painlessly.

A book that fits in with the holiday spirit is "No, They Can't!" by TV show host John Stossel. It is written with a light touch, but gets across some pretty heavy stuff about economics. The title is a take-off on Obama's old slogan, "Yes, we can!"

It is the first book I have read that asks a question about electric cars that should have been...