Pop Quiz, “1,600 hours to get 7,500 miles,” How fast is that?

That’s about 5mph. Your car, my car, our time and money. This No Tech Magazine post has some wonderful excerpts from a book, “Energy and Equity” written in 1978.

With his much lower salary, the Chinese acquires his durable bicycle in a fraction of the working hours an American devotes to the purchase of his obsolescent car.

You’ve gotta read the rest of those excerpts.