Archive for August 11th, 2017

“[When Fly Williams] was recruited [to play basketball at] Austin Peay, he got on a plane in New York and flew to Austin, Texas.”

August 11, 2017

Pluto, Terry. Loose Balls (Kindle Locations 6878-6883). Simon & Schuster. Kindle Edition.

Here is a short bio of Fly Williams: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fly_Williams.

“…OPEC now expects 266m [electric] vehicles to be on the street by 2040…”

August 11, 2017

https://www.economist.com/news/briefing/21726069-no-need-subsidies-higher-volumes-and-better-chemistry-are-causing-costs-plummet-after

“There were 750,000 electric vehicles sold worldwide [in 2016], less than 1% of the new-car market.”

August 11, 2017

https://www.economist.com/news/briefing/21726069-no-need-subsidies-higher-volumes-and-better-chemistry-are-causing-costs-plummet-after

“One study found that car emissions kill 53,000 Americans each year, against 34,000 who die in traffic accidents.”

August 11, 2017

https://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21726071-it-had-good-run-end-sight-machine-changed-world-death