A nice article on why you should buy a hybrid vehicle; a lot of people (wrongly!) assume buying a hybrid vehicle makes no business sense, but in the long run it may prove to be a very sensible investment. It even is versatile enough that whatever the outcome of technical developments and the case of "who will win?" (the hybrid or the electric car), you still have a large benefit.
Why you should buy a hybrid, Part 1 - Hybrid Cars and Plug-in Vehicles - Hybridcarblog
If you have any worries about foreign oil dependence, buy a hybrid. It’s not about doing your part, it’s about saving money. Again, when gas hits $7.00 nobody will be laughing at your hybrid purchase.