This cartoon by Martin Sutovec (aka Shooty) shows a car salesman talking to a potential customer in a car showroom. The salesman explains that the "world's first water powered car" only runs on water from the Mexican Gulf.
The joke is that due to the leaking BP oil well, the water from the Gulf of Mexico contains enough oil to run the car.
According to Popular Mechanics, you can run your car on water. However, this technology is still in the experimental stage. On the other hand, Toyota believes it will be able to produce its first hydrogen-powered car within the next five years—at a cost of $50,000! Read more >>
Mike Keefe (Denver Post)
Clay Bennett (Chattanooga Free Press)