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  • Primary School - Field organization (Albert Gore's team sabotaged 2000 New Hampshire primary)

    02/06/2003 11:38:01 PM PST · by weegee · 3 replies · 495+ views
    Boston Phoenix ^ | FRIDAY, FEB. 07 2003 | BY SETH GITELL
    • Field organization. Vice-President Al Gore may have won the 2000 New Hampshire primary — and subsequent primaries, which fed on the New Hampshire–generated momentum — thanks to a traffic jam. At least that’s what many Democratic operatives with experience in New Hampshire seem to think. Today, when people look back at the 2000 Democratic-primary season, the prevailing memory is of Gore trouncing former New Jersey senator Bill Bradley. But he beat Bradley in New Hampshire by just four points, a relatively narrow margin of 6395 votes. The bulk of these votes — more than 3000 — came from Hillsborough...
  • Liberal Hypocrisy (Gore stole NH primary)

    02/06/2003 10:53:28 PM PST · by Pokey78 · 12 replies · 523+ views
    The New York Sun ^ | 02/07/03 | editorial board
    The Boston Phoenix out yesterday carries a dispatch by Seth Gitell that includes the following anecdote about the 2000 Democratic primary in New Hampshire. “Gore operatives had access to exit polls showing the vice president being defeated by Bradley. They also learned that while Democratic voters were voting in large numbers for Gore, independents, many of them upscale suburban voters, were voting for Bradley’s sophisticated brand of liberalism.” This they knew by early afternoon. Their solution? “The Gore team organized a caravan to clog highway I-93 with traffic so as to discourage potential Bradley voters from getting to the polls.”...
  • Al Gore To Devote Full Time To Movie Reviews ("Al Gore At The Movies")

    12/16/2002 6:54:25 AM PST · by PJ-Comix · 1 replies · 299+ views
    Self | December 16, 2002 | PJ-Comix
    Now that Algore has dropped out of the presidential race, many of you might be concerned as to what Mr. Gore will be doing for a living. It turns out that the real reason why Algore has dropped out of the race is so that he could devote full time to his real passion---writing movie reviews. We can now expect weekly movie reviews from Mr. Gore for at least the next couple of years. To see some of Mr. Gore's movie reviews from the last couple of years, please check out the BULLDOG BULLETIN ARCHIVES. There is a movie review...
  • Al, Tipper Gore Campaign for SNL Laughs

    12/14/2002 11:42:58 PM PST · by kattracks · 18 replies · 542+ views
    AP | 12/15/02 | FRAZIER MOORE
    NEW YORK, Dec 15, 2002 (AP Online via COMTEX) -- Al and Tipper Gore may have logged TV's longest screen embrace during their opening bit on "Saturday Night Live." Reunited in an NBC corridor after a few painful moments apart, the Gore lovebirds went into a clench while cast member Jimmy Fallon and executive producer Lorne Michaels looked on uneasily. "Maybe we should get them to stop," Fallon said, moments before someone zapped the former vice president with a stun gun. Total smooch time: 2 1-2 minutes. Gore included the "Saturday Night Live" host gig in his monthlong television...
  • I Love Al Gore!

    12/13/2002 12:32:26 PM PST · by i bring joy and love · 55 replies · 332+ views
    I LOVE AL GORE! I AM INTERNET! I AM AOL! I AM WORLD WIDE WEB! I WANT FOR AL GORE TO BE KING OF THE UNITED STATES OF THE USA!!! OH MY GAWD! I WANT TO MARRY HIM AND BE HIS PRINCESS QUEEN!
  • Gore in Funding Flap in Red China: Ambassador Holbrooke Defends Ex-V.P.

    12/06/2002 4:43:27 AM PST · by Liz · 69 replies · 551+ views
    NY SUN ^ | 12/6/02 | TIMOTHY STARKS
    WASHINGTON - Just as Vice President Gore is reappearing on the American political scene, a recent trip to Asia is prompting questions about a fund-raising flap like the ones that followed him after the 1996 Clinton-Gore campaign. Mr. Gore visited Hong Kong and Shenzhen, China, last month for a forum focused on the nation’s entry into the World Trade Organization. Conference participants had the opportunity to have their photos taken with Mr. Gore in exchange for cash, the South China Morning Post reported. The sponsor of the event at the top of the list on the forum Web site, the...
  • Al Gore's awful media gaffes

    12/03/2002 10:35:10 PM PST · by kattracks · 8 replies · 362+ views
    TownHall.com ^ | 12/04/02 | Brent Bozell
    Al Gore has promised if he runs again for the presidency, he's not going to hold back his opinions. He's going to "let 'er rip." If what he's been saying recently is any indication of the reinvented Gore, the campaign should be loads of fun to watch. Exhibit A: In an interview with The New York Observer, the man who would be leader of the free world declared the political press includes "major institutional voices that are, truthfully speaking, part and parcel of the Republican Party." He cited Fox News, The Washington Times and Rush Limbaugh, sneering that some...
  • Al Gore on The Tonight Show --Stiff Thread (11/27/02)

    11/27/2002 9:03:13 PM PST · by kristinn · 119 replies · 342+ views
    self | Wednseday, November 27, 2002 | Kristinn
    Al's pimpin' the books on Jay's show and still mad at the Supreme Court.
  • Gore’s TV War: He Lobs Salvo At Fox News

    11/26/2002 11:02:56 PM PST · by BADROTOFINGER · 224 replies · 1,021+ views
    New York Observer ^ | Josh Benson
    Gore’s TV War: He Lobs Salvo At Fox News by Josh Benson Among the many problems facing the Democratic Party, according to former Vice President Al Gore, is the state of the American media. "The media is kind of weird these days on politics, and there are some major institutional voices that are, truthfully speaking, part and parcel of the Republican Party," said Mr. Gore in an interview with The Observer. "Fox News Network, The Washington Times, Rush Limbaugh—there’s a bunch of them, and some of them are financed by wealthy ultra-conservative billionaires who make political deals with Republican administrations...
  • Al on Remainder ( Bore's books aren't selling well )

    11/25/2002 12:15:08 AM PST · by KQQL · 115 replies · 399+ views
    theamericanprowler. ^ | Published 11/25/02 12:05:00 AM | The Prowler
    COUNTING EVERY READER Al Gore is said by associates to be surprised that his newest books on family aren't selling well. The pair of books co-written with wife Tipper Gore (one of them is a coffee-table book intended to serve as companion to the "heavier" tome) are apparently headed toward the remainder bin as bookstores move more popular and potential Christmas gift fare into the line of sight of customers. "We aren't selling any," says a sales associate for Borders Books in Bethesda, Maryland. "And we thought given that this is kind of a political book and that it's by...
  • Comeback kid Gore unveils cuddlier image (VOMITING TILL YOU DIE ALERT)

    11/24/2002 6:21:07 AM PST · by MadIvan · 56 replies · 417+ views
    Sunday Independent (Ireland) ^ | November 24, 2002 | Orla Healy
    The former leader needs more than a makeover, says Orla Healy ITCHING for a rematch with George Bush in the 2004 presidential race, Al Gore last week reemerged from his Garbo-esque exile kicking off a 25-day, 12-city book tour to promote Joined at the Heart, which he wrote with his wife, Tipper. "The Gore book tour is like the trailer for a movie," says his former press secretary Chris Lehane. "It is interesting and entertaining but could also be a preview of what is to come. In the parlance of marketing and branding, it is a soft launch." Soft launch?...
  • CAPTION the Gores on Larry King!!!

    11/22/2002 3:57:02 PM PST · by Lizavetta · 30 replies · 281+ views
  • Flop! New Gore book ranked #1,126 in sales on Amazon.com

    11/22/2002 12:01:01 PM PST · by jimbo123 · 86 replies · 416+ views
    Amazon.com
    The Spirit of Family by Al Gore (Author), Tipper Gore (Author) Edition: Hardcover Hardcover: 208 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.86 x 10.62 x 9.30 Publisher: Henry Holt & Company, Inc.; ISBN: 0805068945; (November 12, 2002) Amazon.com Sales Rank: 1,126
  • Gore Plans Bolder Race in 2004 — if He Runs

    11/21/2002 8:54:51 PM PST · by Angel · 18 replies · 216+ views
    LA Times ^ | 11/21/2002 | Ronald Brownstein
    Former Vice President Al Gore, as he nears a decision on whether to seek the presidency again, has begun formulating plans for a possible campaign that would be much more informal in style and more ambitious in its ideas than his unsuccessful race in 2000. he would "do it in a very different way" by devoting most of his time to small meetings and "relaxed conversations" with individuals and families. And he said he would offer bolder ideas, like his recent endorsement of a single-payer system that would fundamentally restructure health care in America.Indeed, it appears that if Gore runs,...
  • GORE BLASTS BUSH POLICIES

    11/18/2002 12:29:01 AM PST · by kattracks · 28 replies · 239+ views
    New York Post ^ | 11/18/02 | WILLIAM J. GORTA
    <p>November 18, 2002 -- Al Gore says he's not sure he'll run for president in 2004, but he sure sounds like a candidate - blasting President Bush for a "catastrophic" economic policy, a "horrible" foreign policy and an "immoral" position on environmental issues.</p>
  • Gore on 20/20 tonight with Baba Wawa...mentions VP protests in 2000! WTG freepers!!

    11/15/2002 6:58:23 AM PST · by alisasny · 261 replies · 882+ views
    Excerpt from Barbara Walters interview with Al Gore and family, which airs tonight on 20/20 at 10:00 p.m. ET/9:00 p.m. CT (check your local listings). The following exchanges, while sure to interest Note readers and historians, actually won't be part of tonight's 20/20 broadcast, so you can read them only here and now: WALTERS: I'm not sure that people realize that while you were in the residence of the Vice President [during the Florida recount] there were crowds of people outside screaming at you. What was that all about? AL GORE: Well, this was the Republican response to what was...
  • Al Gore reprises role on 'Futurama' cartoon [Sunday's episode (7 p.m. EST)]

    11/08/2002 10:25:27 PM PST · by 11th_VA · 33 replies · 620+ views
    heraldtribune.com ^ | November 08. 2002 8:50PM | AP
    The Republicans may have control of Congress, but Al Gore has control of the future. The former Democratic vice president has a guest role on Sunday's season premiere of Fox's animated sci-fi comedy "Futurama," supplying the voice of his own disembodied, scientifically preserved head. (ROFLOL !) "I think I may have a future as a disembodied head," Gore joked in an interview with The Associated Press on Friday. "I'm not sure that any political calculation would have steered me toward this part, but it was great fun doing it." "Futurama" chronicles the 30th-century life of a hapless time-traveler named Fry,...
  • "I'm Al Gore...I used to be the next president of the United States" (LEVEL5 BARF ALERT ~my title~)

    11/04/2002 4:57:46 AM PST · by RedBloodedAmerican · 44 replies · 445+ views
    Daytona Beach News Urinal ^ | 11.04.02 | RAY WEISS
    DAYTONA BEACH -- Former Vice President Al Gore stepped to the podium at Bethune-Cookman College on Sunday looking to supercharge fellow Democrat Bill McBride's campaign for governor. But another election, the closest and most contested in Florida and the nation's history, remained on the minds of many in the crowd of 250. Gore still gets their vote almost two years later. Under an old oak tree, supporters held signs that read: "Welcome President Gore!" and chanted: "Gore in Four." Sans his college-professor beard and most of his post-election girth, Gore tried to diffuse the lingering anger and despair. "I'm Al...
  • Gore to Host 'Saturday Night Live'

    11/03/2002 9:04:14 AM PST · by kattracks · 30 replies · 557+ views
    NewsMax.com ^ | 11/03/02 | Carl Limbacher and NewsMax.com Staff
    Ex-Vice President Al Gore is scheduled to host NBC's "Saturday Night Live" next month, the comedy show announced on its Web site this weekend. "Robert DeNiro and former Vice President Al Gore are slated to host December episodes of 'Saturday Night Live,'" according to a report by Saturday-Night-Live.com's Sean Bradley. An accompanying SNL schedule shows Gore slated to appear December 14. The broadcast would likely give Gore his largest TV audience since he conceeded the presidential election exactly two years to the day from that date. Gore watchers have said that he'll make up his mind on whether he'll...
  • Gore Wants to Mobilize US Against Biological Attack

    10/24/2002 2:53:18 PM PDT · by Sweet_Sunflower29 · 40 replies · 301+ views
    Reuters ^ | October 24, 2002 | John Whitesides
    Former Vice President Al Gore called on Thursday for a broad public health act to mobilize defenses against a possible biological attack, saying the existing threat will grow with a U.S. invasion of Iraq. In the latest in a string of policy speeches as he ponders another White House run in 2004, Gore cited intelligence estimates that the threat of a bioterror attack from Iraq would jump to "pretty high" after a U.S. strike on Baghdad. "We need a national defense public health act to respond to the immediate threat in the wake of an attack against Iraq," Gore said...