It’s not just #Obamacare that’s a flaming wreck

December 2, 2013
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Obama Green Tech adviser at work

Remember all the public money “invested” in supposedly Green electric vehicles of the future? Seems like a fair portion of it has gone up in smoke. National Review has a brief summary of electric vehicles that have caught fire. Here’s one:

2. A parked Chevy Volt combusts.
In 2011, Bloomberg reported that a Chevy Volt in Wisconsin had ignited. Ironically, the car was parked outside a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration testing center where it had undergone tests three weeks earlier. The blaze was big enough to burn other nearby vehicles, according to reports.

If electric vehicles do ever catch on –as opposed to catch fire– it will be when there is a genuine economic demand for them, not a government mandate.

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CNN performs on-air test of HealthCare.gov website that’s been declared ‘fixed’

December 2, 2013

“Fixed” is a relative term. It’s like an auto mechanic telling you your car can now make it a whole half-mile before breaking down. Just don’t give it too much gas…