The Mad Rush to Electric Vehicles

The Mad Rush to Electric Vehicles

WILL THIS BE ANOTHER DISASTER FOR CONSUMERS? by Duggan Flanakin, ©2020 (Feb. 21, 2020) — Tesla’s stock market value is already bigger than Ford and General Motors combined, says a report in Forbes magazine. Elon Musk’s company had already received nearly $5 billion in federal subsidies by 2015, helping him amass a net worth of […]

Madam Shylock Picks 2020 Stocks (RR)

Madam Shylock Picks 2020 Stocks (RR)

“AN EVEN BETTER IDEA” by OPOVV, ©2020 (Jan. 13, 2020) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to ‘The Pulse of the Nation,’ your one stop to hear it here and that’s about it. How’d I do? Close enough? Good. My name is Roving and, as you can see, we’re standing on the stoop […]

Tesla Battery, Subsidy and Sustainability Fantasies

Tesla Battery, Subsidy and Sustainability Fantasies

MORE SUBSIDIES FROM EXHAUSTED CALIFORNIA TAXPAYERS CANNOT COMPENSATE FOR HARD REALITIES by Paul Driessen, ©2017 (Jul. 23, 2017) — The first justification was that internal combustion engines polluted too much. But emissions steadily declined, and today’s cars emit about 3% of what their predecessors did. Then it was oil imports: electric vehicles (EVs) would reduce […]