Coal at is least better than oil

In the May 8 Acorn cartoon, D. Austin writes "What's wrong with the electric car?" and then depicts coal being pumped into an electric car. This is a tired notion that coal is the sole source of electricity and therefore we are merely trading oil for coal in our urgent need to get off our foreign addiction to oil.
If it were a one-to-one swap of oil for coal (which it's not) then I still would opt for the domestic coal over the grave problems we have with our depende...

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