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    Quote Originally Posted by Run 'n' Gun View Post
    Yup, just imagine, everyone gets home from work, plugs in the car, and cranks the A/C.

    We better build some wind turbines or something equally useless.
    And watch the grid melt, literally!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lee Enfield View Post
    And watch the grid melt, literally!
    Or be devoured by critters due to enviro friendly insulation.
    Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. I do not add 'within the limits of the law' because law is often but the tyrant's will, and always so when it violates the rights of the individual.

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    I need someone to explain to me where the electricity for this radical shift to only having electric cars is going to come from. It's like 99% of people have this childish assumption that electricity always just appears at the outlet when you stick a plug in, it's just like taxes or gun control. Are we going to burn coal to get it, go back into nuclear or what? Magic?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ruff View Post
    I need someone to explain to me where the electricity for this radical shift to only having electric cars is going to come from. It's like 99% of people have this childish assumption that electricity always just appears at the outlet when you stick a plug in, it's just like taxes or gun control. Are we going to burn coal to get it, go back into nuclear or what? Magic?
    I think we should harness the rotational energy of all the veterans whirling in their graves over what the country they gave the ultimate sacrifice for, has become.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ruff View Post
    I need someone to explain to me where the electricity for this radical shift to only having electric cars is going to come from. It's like 99% of people have this childish assumption that electricity always just appears at the outlet when you stick a plug in, it's just like taxes or gun control. Are we going to burn coal to get it, go back into nuclear or what? Magic?
    windmills, solar panels and liberal promises.
    Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. I do not add 'within the limits of the law' because law is often but the tyrant's will, and always so when it violates the rights of the individual.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ruff View Post
    I need someone to explain to me where the electricity for this radical shift to only having electric cars is going to come from. It's like 99% of people have this childish assumption that electricity always just appears at the outlet when you stick a plug in, it's just like taxes or gun control. Are we going to burn coal to get it, go back into nuclear or what? Magic?
    They're gonna turn it off to rural folk

    That's a joke, and a prediction.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lone-wolf View Post
    They're gonna turn it off to rural folk

    That's a joke, and a prediction.
    That's such a great idea, cause of course they (citiots) can just buy all their food at the grocery store anyway.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Waterloomike View Post
    windmills, solar panels and liberal promises.
    Liberal assumptions carry more weight so now we're into an impossible negative zero situation, shattering reality, and have entered The Upside Down. Or in other words Mr Trudeau's brain.
    "All organizations that are not actually right-wing will over time become left-wing." --John O'Sullivan (1989)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ruff View Post
    Liberal assumptions carry more weight so now we're into an impossible negative zero situation, shattering reality, and have entered The Upside Down. Or in other words Mr Trudeau's brain.
    What brain?
    Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. I do not add 'within the limits of the law' because law is often but the tyrant's will, and always so when it violates the rights of the individual.

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    hmmm, electric vehicles
    think ya might need a couple panels and likely a couple batteries to replace this container ship motor
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