Oddly enough the surprise around the blogosphere not pertaining to cars isn't that Albert Gore III was carrying around enough pills to calm all but the most spastic of panic-ridden folks sans scrip, or that he had a bit of the weed on him. No, the pundits and gossip fiends are all flabbergasted that Gore The Youngest's Toyota Prius was actually capable of hitting the magical hunski mark. Slate's "Explainer" drops the hybrid science you already knew.

Yes, a Prius Goes 100 MPH [Slate]

Al Gore's Kid Arrested In Eco-Friendly Drugmobile [Internal]