The Pothead and the Prius

Days ago, Al Gore's son was in the news for allegedly having pot and other substances inside his Toyota Prius - which he was caught doing 105 mph in on the 5 freeway in Orange County.

Gore's gone from the spotlight, but the Prius remains a talk radio and blogosphere favorite - hell, who knew a wimpy hybrid car could roll that way? Here's Pulitzer Prize-winning car critic Dan Neil's take on the sitch.


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