ANOTHER GREEN MYTH BUSTED: Let Us Now Praise Plastic Bags.  Banning single-use plastic bags hurts the environment (not to mention humans), as Yan Shvalb explains in a short video summarizing this inconvenient heresy so clearly that even AOC could understand it — if she were actually serious about reducing carbon emissions. (For more on the virtues of disposable products — and the motives of those trying to outlaw them — see my City Journal article, “Let’s Hold on to the Throwaway Society,” and an earlier one, “The Perverse Panic over Plastic.”)