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  • Al Gore's Hype

    08/23/2017 5:22:56 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 13 replies ^ | August 23, 2017 | John Stossel
    I was surprised to discover that Al Gore's new movie begins with words from me! While icebergs melt dramatically, Gore plays a clip of me saying, "'An Inconvenient Truth' won him an Oscar, yet much of the movie is nonsense. 'Sea levels may rise 20 feet' -- absurd." He used this comment from one of my TV shows. The "20 feet" claim is absurd -- one of many hyped claims in his movie. His second film, "An Inconvenient Sequel," shows lower Manhattan underwater while Gore intones: "This is global warming!" My goodness! Stossel doubts Al Gore's claim, but pictures don't...
  • An inevitable warm-up for Earth

    07/31/2017 10:32:25 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 40 replies
    Even if humans could instantly turn off all emissions of greenhouse gases, Earth would continue to heat up about two more degrees Fahrenheit by the turn of the century, according to a sophisticated new analysis published today in the journal Nature Climate Change. The new assessment, co-authored by Pincus and Thorsten Mauritsen of the Max Wanker Institute for Meteorology, is unique in that it does not rely on computer model simulations, but rather on observations of the climate system to calculate Earth’s climate commitment. Their work accounts for the capacity of oceans to absorb carbon, detailed data on the planet’s...
  • Al (Jazeera) Gore Attacks Koch Brothers and 'False Spontaneity of the Tea Party'

    02/16/2013 7:44:28 AM PST · by Libloather · 8 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | 2.15/13 | Noel Sheppard
    Al 'Jazeera' Gore took to the Huffington Post on Valentine's Day to attack the Tea Party as well as the Koch brothers. Not surprisingly, his "False Spontaneity of the Tea Party" consisted of his practically patented brand of factually-challenged left-wing propaganda: A new study by the National Cancer Institute of the National Institute of Medicine reveals that the Tea Party Movement was planned over a decade ago by groups with ties to the tobacco and fossil fuel industries. The movement was not a spontaneous populist uprising, but rather a long-term strategy to promote the anti-science, anti-government agenda of powerful corporate...
  • The Inconvenient Truth: Al Gore Exposed (Another shady figure who supports Obama)

    06/19/2008 8:41:22 AM PDT · by tobyhill · 16 replies · 109+ views
    The Post Chronicle ^ | 6/19/2008 | Ross Spencer
    The world must embrace a "carbon-neutral lifestyle." So says Al Gore. To do otherwise, he says, will result in a cataclysmic catastrophe. "Humanity is sitting on a ticking time bomb," warns the website for his film, An Inconvenient Truth. "We have just 10 years to avert a major catastrophe that could send our entire planet into a tailspin." Graciously, Gore tells consumers how to change their lives to curb their carbon-gobbling ways: Switch to compact fluorescent light bulbs, use a clothesline, drive a hybrid, use renewable energy, dramatically cut back on consumption. Better still, responsible global citizens can follow Gore's...
  • Al Gore Calls Myanmar Cyclone a 'Consequence' of Global Warming

    05/06/2008 1:16:41 PM PDT · by Rufus2007 · 61 replies · 440+ views
    Business & Media Institute ^ | May 6, 2008 | Jef
    Using tragedy to advance an agenda has been a strategy for many global warming activists, and it was just a matter of time before someone found a way to tie the recent Myanmar cyclone to global warming. Former Vice President Al Gore in an interview on NPR’s May 6 “Fresh Air” broadcast did just that. He was interviewed by “Fresh Air” host Terry Gross about the release of his book, “The Assault on Reason,” in paperback. “And as we’re talking today, Terry, the death count in Myanmar from the cyclone that hit there yesterday has been rising from 15,000 to...
  • Pelosi Statement on President’s Announcement on Climate Change

    04/16/2008 11:24:56 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 43 replies · 71+ views
    Pelosi Statement on President’s Announcement on Climate Change Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today ahead of President Bush’s expected announcement this afternoon of Administration efforts on climate change: “After seven years of denying the seriousness of the climate crisis and delaying tough action to save the planet, President Bush finally will discuss the subject this afternoon. With just nine months left in his term, the White House has already made clear that the President’s announcement today will not reverse his record on global warming before he leaves office. “The President should encourage the efforts of...
  • Scientists want rewrite of Earth's time line [More climate change nonsense.......]

    01/28/2008 8:31:22 AM PST · by Sub-Driver · 13 replies · 97+ views
    Scientists want rewrite of Earth's time line By Leigh Dayton January 29, 2008 02:00am Article from: The Australian A HEATED scientific row is brewing as British geoscientists lead a push to establish a new chapter in the history of Earth - one based on human activity. Led by geologist Jan Zalasiewicz, of the University of Leicester, the rabble-rousers argue that changes wrought since the Industrial Revolution 200 years ago are so profound they are now visible in the physical and living fabric of the planet. As a result, they have called for the creation of a new Epoch in the...
  • Bono confesses sins to 'father' Al Gore

    01/24/2008 11:24:09 AM PST · by mnehring · 54 replies · 175+ views
    aving climate campaigner Al Gore round to your house is to open yourself to a self-flagellating guilt trip, Irish rock star Bono confessed Thursday. Sharing a stage with the former US vice president at the annual gathering of world movers and shakers in the Swiss ski resort of Davos, the U2 frontman joked that their friendship was a source of pressure on the domestic front. "He's been round my house and it's like... here's the recycler Al, you know... I've got a posh car, but it runs on ethanol Al," Bono said. Acknowledging that a career in rock music was...
  • Active volcano under [Antarctica's melting] ice [How will Al Gore stop this volcano?]

    01/22/2008 10:57:18 PM PST · by grundle · 12 replies · 281+ views
    The Australian ^ | January 22, 2008 | Leigh Dayton
    Active volcano under ice Leigh Dayton, Science writer January 22, 2008 AN active volcano has been found under Antarctica's rapidly melting western ice sheet.Although it has not erupted for more than 2000 years, heat from the geologically active Hudson Mountains Subglacial Volcano helps explain why nearby Pine Island Glacier shrinks by more than a kilometre every year, British scientists claim.
  • Gore Completes Renovations to Tenn. Home

    12/13/2007 12:25:15 PM PST · by 10Ring · 81 replies · 212+ views
    AP ^ | 12/13/2007 | ERIK SCHELZIG
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Al Gore, who was criticized for high electric bills at his Tennessee mansion, has completed a host of improvements to make the home more energy efficient, and a building-industry group has praised the house as one of the nation's most environmentally friendly. The former vice president has installed solar panels, a rainwater-collection system and geothermal heating. He also replaced all incandescent lights with compact fluorescent or light-emitting diode bulbs. "Short of tearing it down and staring anew, I don't know how it could have been rated any higher," said Kim Shinn of the U.S. Green Building...
  • Caption Big Al and Tipper in Oslo

    12/11/2007 11:59:23 AM PST · by redstates4ever · 36 replies · 192+ views
    Yahoo! News Photos ^ | 12/09/07 | staff
  • Gore to U.S., China: Fix climate or else

    12/10/2007 7:53:14 AM PST · by wbill · 115 replies · 133+ views ^ | 12/10/07 | AP
    OSLO, Norway (AP) -- Al Gore received his Nobel Peace Prize on Monday and urged the United States and China to make the boldest moves on climate change or "stand accountable before history for their failure to act." In accepting the prize he shared with the U.N. climate panel, the former vice president said humanity risks sliding down a path of "mutually assured destruction."
  • Canadians should brace for coldest winter in almost 15 years: forecast

    11/30/2007 1:55:35 PM PST · by USFRIENDINVICTORIA · 102 replies · 128+ views
    The Canadian Press ^ | November 30, 2007 | Michael Oliveira
    TORONTO - After years of warmer-than-normal winters that spurred constant talk of global warming, winter this year is expected to be the coldest in almost 15 years and should remind everyone of what real Canadian cold feels like, Environment Canada said Friday. With the exception of only small pockets of northern Canada and southwestern Ontario, this December through February is forecast to be one of the harshest winters in recent memory across the country, said senior climatologist David Phillips. "It is somewhat remarkable that we're seeing the same situation from coast to coast to almost coast - from Vancouver Island...
  • Lessons About Climate Change Pose Many Challenges for Science Teachers

    11/30/2007 6:48:58 AM PST · by Sopater · 22 replies · 88+ views
    Education Week (Free Registration Required) ^ | October 29, 2007 | Sean Cavanagh
    Vanishing glaciers, rising sea levels, ravenous droughts. The natural world today offers a broad—and dire—catalog of scientific phenomena for teachers wanting to craft classroom lessons on the topic of climate change. As public concern about global warming increases, teachers are carving out a larger place for those issues in science classes, particularly at the high school level. Yet educators also say they face challenges in finding accurate and student-friendly classroom activities and lessons on the topic, partly because textbooks and other materials have not caught up to a growing body of scientific evidence about climate change. Consequently, many science teachers...
  • So many people taken in by Gore's hysterical lies

    11/13/2007 8:17:21 AM PST · by connell · 38 replies · 114+ views
    Dennis Prager has, for years, had an expression: "Being on the left means never having to say you're sorry."Well, I think you could also just as easily say, "being on the left means never having to tell the truth."How is it that Al Gore can get away with the demonstrably false claims made in his movie, which is still being used by the left all over the world to terrorize school children? Even people on the left, people who believe in anthropogenic global warming, are saying he plays fast and loose with lots of different "scientific" facts.A British judge, someone...
  • Doom if Saint Al loses carbs (Mark Steyn)

    10/15/2007 12:22:06 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 28 replies · 224+ views
    The Australian ^ | October 15, 2007 | Mark Steyn
    A COUPLE of days before Al Gore was awarded his Nobel Peace prize, Michael Burton, an English High Court judge and apparently a fine film critic, ruled that Al's Oscar-winner An Inconvenient Truth was prone to "alarmism and exaggeration" and identified nine major factual errors. For example, the former vice-president predicts a rise in sea levels of 6m "in the near future". "The Armageddon scenario he predicts," declared Burton, "is not in line with the scientific consensus." I'll say. The so-called scientific consensus of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change suggests rising sea levels across the next century of somewhere...
  • Gore Derangement Syndrome (BARF ALERT)

    10/15/2007 9:43:27 AM PDT · by Soft Bigotry · 28 replies · 33+ views
    The New York Times ^ | October 15, 2007 | PAUL KRUGMAN
    On the day after Al Gore shared the Nobel Peace Prize, The Wall Street Journal’s editors couldn’t even bring themselves to mention Mr. Gore’s name. Instead, they devoted their editorial to a long list of people they thought deserved the prize more. And at National Review Online, Iain Murray suggested that the prize should have been shared with “that well-known peace campaigner Osama bin Laden, who implicitly endorsed Gore’s stance.” You see, bin Laden once said something about climate change — therefore, anyone who talks about climate change is a friend of the terrorists. What is it about Mr. Gore...
  • Al Gore (and the IPCC) Win Nobel Peace Prize

    10/12/2007 2:01:31 AM PDT · by NinoFan · 345 replies · 10,558+ views
    Nobel Prize Homepage ^ | October 12th, 2007 | Nobel Prize Committee
    Al Gore and the IPCC have won the Nobel Peace Prize.
  • [Gore's] Chilly reception for debate offer

    10/05/2007 7:00:19 AM PDT · by Roberts · 27 replies · 883+ views
    Chicago Sun-Times ^ | 10/5/07 | Steve Huntley
    Seven hundred thousand dollars is a lot of money to spend to try to get someone to talk to you and not get an answer. That's how much the Heartland Institute, a Chicago-based libertarian think tank, has forked over in six months for advertisements in national newspapers trying to persuade Al Gore to debate one of its experts on global warming issues. "We have tried, repeatedly, to contact Gore directly, with registered letters and calls to his office, and have never received a reply," says Joseph Bast, Heartland president. A spokeswoman for Gore told me by e-mail that Heartland is...
  • Al gores us at hot lunch

    09/20/2007 10:42:16 AM PDT · by Mount Athos · 11 replies · 136+ views
    Herald Sun (Australia) ^ | September 21, 2007 | Andrew Bolt
    When you pay top dollar you deserve a good show, not more same-same droning on our global warming doom from the faith's high priest. So, as a community service to all those needy lawyers and global-warming carpetbaggers slithering into Melbourne's Sofitel this lunchtime for a bore from Gore, I offer this column. Ta-daah! It's a how-to guide to getting true value from Gore's speech. To getting $1000 of guaranteed fun. Yes, guaranteed, because I can boast that I'm a Victor Kiam: I like my advice so much that I bought it myself. Last year I, too, heard Gore, the star...