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evie10 Wrote: Feb 17, 2013 9:11 AM
My father, now dead could remember electric cars. Then came this waste product called gasoline and there was no way in which the electric car could compete. The internal combustion engine is still superior in every way. Since most of our electricity is generated from fossil fuels, the electric cars are just inefficient fossil fueled vehicles. Where I have a home in WV, it is more than 35 miles to the nearest town - I don't have "range phobia", I have the word of the battery company that I could not get to town in an electric car in the best of conditions without recharging the battery. For those cars without a gasoline engine, it would be a one-way trip and then call AAA to get a recharge to get back home - snow days would be worse.

KParwrote:I'll admit, back in the 70's, when the LameStream Press began to hyperventilate about Global Cooling, and the Impending Ice Age, I bit. A decade later, when THE SAME PEOPLE started screeching about Global Warming and The Rise Of The Oceans, it was more a case of "Fool me once, shame on you; Fool me twice, shame on me"- Asteroids, Polar Bear Cannibalism Lead to Global Warming, or, uh, Something Bad

Dear KPar,

Oh, you didn’t hear the latest settled science.

Seriously, I’m not making this up: The Obama administration appointed a panel of experts to...