“He said that, sure, if the industry wants to build coal-fired power plants, then they can go ahead and try, he says, but they can do it only in a way that will bankrupt the coal industry, and he’s comfortable letting that happen,” Palin said. “And you got to listen to the tape.”
Yeah, you worthless shrieking eel, I listened to the tape and he says nothing of the sort. He says nothing about bankrupting the entire coal industry. Nothing! He, in fact, said that if a coal plant — a random hypothetical plant — ignores environmental regulations, the random hypothetical plant will go bankrupt due to the cap and trade system which John McCain also supports. So sorry, Sarah. You’re just really out of your depth, aren’t you. Yesss!
My full analysis of Senator Obama’s coal remarks here.