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Kyle Smith (Twitter: @rkylesmith) is critic-at-large for National Review, theater critic for The New Criterion and the author of the novels Love Monkey and A Christmas Caroline. Type a title in the box above to locate a review.

Buy Love Monkey for $4! "Hilarious"--Maslin, NY Times. "Exceedingly readable and wickedly funny romantic comedy"--S.F. Chronicle. "Loud and brash, a helluva lot of fun"--Entertainment Weekly. "Engaging romp, laugh-out-loud funny"-CNN. "Shrewd, self-deprecating, oh-so-witty. Smith's ruthless humor knows no bounds"--NPR

Buy A Christmas Caroline for $10! "for those who prefer their sentimentality seasoned with a dash of cynical wit. A quick, enjoyable read...straight out of Devil Wears Prada"--The Wall Street Journal

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    The Nissan Leaf: The New Edsel

    By kyle | April 3, 2011

    In my Sunday column, a look at the details behind the coal-powered, short-ranging, high-cost, heavily-subsidized Nissan Leaf and how it symbolizes the folly of the administration’s energy policy.

    Topics: Barack Obama, Business | 3 Comments »

    3 Responses to “The Nissan Leaf: The New Edsel”

    1. CenturionTerminator Says:
      April 3rd, 2011 at 2:48 pm

      The Nissan Leaf is not the new Edsel. It’s the new Chevy Volt!

    2. K Says:
      April 3rd, 2011 at 6:53 pm

      But the Chevy volt has the power of the AFL-CIO behind it. That never runs out no matter how far you drive it.

    3. Obama bin Biden Says:
      April 6th, 2011 at 8:52 am

      Good luck in the snow, do gooders.