Really, they're advertising it as the GM Volt. What do you think GM stands for, to the tune of about $60 billion taxpayer dollars in bailout, that to date still remains largely unpaid unless you count using other government money... to pay... the government.. its own... money.
Hmmm... that doesn't sound quite kosher now, does it?
And you thought I was kidding about Government Motors?
All 40 miles of battery powered wonderment from the Heartburn of America is now celebrated with song.
As iowahawk reminds us, this chart-topper comes from a long lineage of tunes that run deep within the very fiber of Americana. After all, what would America be without such great history as Dinah Shore, who famously saw the USA in her Chevrolet, or The Beach Boys, who saved their pennies and saved their dimes for a 4-speed dual quad positraction 409?
Now we have... well, you be the judge.
A true American icon in the making, and it'll only run you about $41,000 before tax deductions.
(Hey... wait a minute... I thought we didn't do tax breaks in the age of Obama...)
And as a friendly reminder, the great prognosticator iowahawk predicted almost exactly this outcome from the three-headed monster known as Obama, Pelosi, and Reid, and what was then known as "Congressional Motors."
From late 2008, it's the video that started it all...
Hope and Change, people... Hope and Change...