What has a lower total cost of ownership… ICEVs or EVs?

EV owners and enthusiasts will constantly repeat a myth by explaining that “EVs are cheaper to operate and maintain than a gasoline-powered car.” Are they right, or are they perpetuating a myth by ignoring a major cost item (or several)? Let’s compare what it would take to run an EV and an ICEV to 500,000 …
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What are the material requirements to replace all ICEVs with EVs?

Let’s do the math. 286 million vehicles are currently registered in the United States. If all were Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus vehicles, then that’s 286 million battery packs, all 50 kWh in size. For cobalt: According to the Union of Concerned Scientists, EVs require 24kg of cobalt per 100 kWh of lithium battery …
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What are the power requirements to replace all ICEVs with EVs?

It will take HUNDREDS OF YEARS to convert the United States to electric cars! The efficiency of a Tesla Model 3 Standard Range is 24 kilowatts per 100 miles. Americans drove over 3.2 TRILLION miles in 2017, 2018, and 2019. If every mile was driven solely by one of those Tesla Model 3s, that’s 768 …
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BREAKING NEWS – There is no more IRONY in California

Let’s get this out of the way… [facepalm] I just read this article from the Washington Times, and the title says it all: “California Democrats to investigate cause of high gas prices” Really?!? California’s implementation of the “Jungle Primaries” — effectively making it almost illegal to run as a Republican in the State — is …
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Guns aren’t the problem. Gun control is.

We are a nation of laws. The law that reigns supreme, above all others, is the United States Constitution. From that document, we have forged a strong, economically prosperous, and influential nation. For those strange, rare, and infrequent times where something is NOT covered (because, after all, the founding fathers had no idea about telephones, …
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THIS is the future YOU wanted!

To everyone bitching and moaning about the high prices on everything right now, know this: We are EXACTLY where we would be if the $15/hour federal minimum wage was implemented when demanded. As it turns out, when you DOUBLE the cost of doing business… you DOUBLE the price of the final product. This is why …
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Dear Leader is not only a CHILD rapist, he’s condoning medical rape too

Grab your vomit buckets and get ’em ready. Dear Leader, after a long career of sexually assaulting small children, has expanded his invasions of personal space to include over 100,000,000 (that’s a HUNDRED MILLION) people. His recent UNCONSTITUTIONAL Communist power grab to institutionalize medical rape proves he doesn’t care about Americans whatsoever… as if you …
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Apparently, flag-draped coffins are boring

EXERCISE: Imagine you are Dear Leader for a day. So you’re a borderline brain-dead zombie pretending to be President. You follow every command given to you by your Communist handlers. All you want to do is grope children and eat ice cream. You can’t be bothered to waste what rapidly diminishing time you have left …
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