Gore raps Obama on climate change in post-Sandy speech

Dec 6, 2012 Full story: Reuters 84

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore on Thursday sharply criticized President Barack Obama, a fellow Democrat, for failing to make global warming a priority issue, saying action was more urgent than ever after the devastation in the Northeast from Superstorm Sandy.

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Since: Dec 07

Spring, TX

#1 Dec 6, 2012
Ol Al gonna make some more money!

Since: Oct 08

Atlanta, GA

#2 Dec 6, 2012
After he said this, he got in his private jet and left.

“Obama Shames the USA”

Since: Apr 09

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#3 Dec 6, 2012
ManBearPig Speaks!!!

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

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#4 Dec 6, 2012
Ninthman wrote:
ManBearPig Speaks!!!
And he calls himself "Ninthman".

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

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#5 Dec 6, 2012
In my opinion, Obama will place more emphasis on the global warming problem in due course. Even those lacking higher brain function will benefit.

“i hope we can change this!”

Since: Aug 08

usa

#6 Dec 6, 2012
Lawrence Wolf wrote:
In my opinion, Obama will place more emphasis on the global warming problem in due course. Even those lacking higher brain function will benefit.
there's nothing in it for obama...it's dead in the water.
litesong

Lynnwood, WA

#7 Dec 6, 2012
Lawrence Wolf wrote:
And he calls himself "Ninthman".
'ninthman' is the old 'eighthman', who renamed himself, after I renamed him,'eighth grader'. He was proud to have moved up one grade level.
Whether 'eighth grader' advanced to the ninth grade or not, he still has no hi skule deegreee with upper class science, chemistry, astronomy, physics, algebra or pre-calc.

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

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#8 Dec 6, 2012
carey529 wrote:
<quoted text>
there's nothing in it for obama...it's dead in the water.
There's plenty in it, and not just for Obama, but for the planet. Get back to me when the paranoia is treated.
Makes sense

Dearborn, MI

#9 Dec 6, 2012
As long as Americans don't mind paying to clean and rebuild after these storms with their tax subsidies, I say, lack of planning is good. We don't want to get in the way of BIG OIL and DIRTY COAL profits to multinational corporations. America is a colony again of the international oligarchs. We are all just serfs. We pay our taxes to the fascist (corporate fatcat Robber Baron owned) government that wants to destroy the vanishing Middle Class and reduce our livelihoods to a subsistence living.

Thanks to global warming there isn't much of a winter in Michigan anymore. This year EXPECT an EARLY Wisconsin spring... if you know what I mean. People are getting a mad as hell with ACORN.
PHD

Overton, TX

#10 Dec 7, 2012
And if the weather in Mich. was cold and snowing all day you would blame global cooling.

“Obama Shames the USA”

Since: Apr 09

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#11 Dec 7, 2012
Lawrence Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>And he calls himself "Ninthman".
The Battling Boys of Benghazi
.
We're the Battling Boys of Benghazi,
no fame, no glory, no paparazzi.
Just a fiery death in a blazing hell,
defending the country we loved so well.
.
It wasn't our job but we answered the call,
fought to the consulate, and scaled the wall.
We pulled twenty countrymen from the jaws of fate,
Led them to safety, and stood at the gate.
.
Just the two of us, and foes by the score,
but we stood fast to bar the door.
Three calls for reinforcement, but all were denied,
So we fought and we fought, and we fought till we died.
.
But we gave our all for Uncle Sam,
but Barack Obama didn't give a damn.
Just two dead SEALs, who carried the load,
no thanks to us, we're just "bumps in the road."
Who knew

Dearborn, MI

#13 Dec 7, 2012
PHD wrote:
And if the weather in Mich. was cold and snowing all day you would blame global cooling.
Facts don't mean much to you FUX News FUX.

Since: Mar 09

The Left Coast

#15 Dec 7, 2012
I have number of carbon credits that I would be willing to part with for $2750 each. Get them now before the collapse. Cash only please.
black helicopters

Riverhead, NY

#16 Dec 7, 2012
Makes sense wrote:
As long as Americans don't mind paying to clean and rebuild after these storms with their tax subsidies, I say, lack of planning is good. We don't want to get in the way of BIG OIL and DIRTY COAL profits to multinational corporations. America is a colony again of the international oligarchs. We are all just serfs. We pay our taxes to the fascist (corporate fatcat Robber Baron owned) government that wants to destroy the vanishing Middle Class and reduce our livelihoods to a subsistence living.
Thanks to global warming there isn't much of a winter in Michigan anymore. This year EXPECT an EARLY Wisconsin spring... if you know what I mean. People are getting a mad as hell with ACORN.
Without "big oil" (I assume you mean an Arab controlled market) or "big coal" (which makes more than half of your electricity), you'll be generating power for your electric tinker-toy car by running on a treadmill.

PS. Drooling paranoia NEVER makes sense.
pogue mahone

Southampton, NY

#17 Dec 7, 2012
Lawrence Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>There's plenty in it, and not just for Obama, but for the planet. Get back to me when the paranoia is treated.
Of all of the Charlie Browns in the world, you are the Charlie Browniest.

Since: Oct 08

Alpharetta, GA

#18 Dec 7, 2012
well you can open up a coal mine, but we're gonna bankrupt it.

how bout that, the prez of the US, telling a perfectly legal industry that employs thousands of people, that he is coming after them, and their jobs...what a guy

when he shuts down all the coal mines, where will libs plug in their electric cars to recharge them?
Cat74

Carpentersville, IL

#19 Dec 7, 2012
It is good to see Obama doesn't pay any more attention to Gore then the rest of us.
Makes sense

Dearborn, MI

#20 Dec 7, 2012
black helicopters wrote:
<quoted text>
Without "big oil" (I assume you mean an Arab controlled market) or "big coal" (which makes more than half of your electricity), you'll be generating power for your electric tinker-toy car by running on a treadmill.
PS. Drooling paranoia NEVER makes sense.
Hey, A-hole, forgive me for not wanting to pay my tax dollars to subsidize your profits and socialize your losses.

If you want to pretend there is a free market, go ahead, but the rest of us (99%) will not be playing along.

We want true COMPETITION. The RENEWABLE CLEAN ALTERNATIVES deserve the subsidizes given to BIG OIL and DIRTY COAL. Those WELFARE QUEENS must stop. BIG OIL and DIRTY COAL should also be required to contribute to a clean up fund for all the unpaid damages that those industries cause.

Since: Dec 07

Athens, TX

#21 Dec 7, 2012
Makes sense wrote:
<quoted text>
Hey, A-hole, forgive me for not wanting to pay my tax dollars to subsidize your profits and socialize your losses.
If you want to pretend there is a free market, go ahead, but the rest of us (99%) will not be playing along.
We want true COMPETITION. The RENEWABLE CLEAN ALTERNATIVES deserve the subsidizes given to BIG OIL and DIRTY COAL. Those WELFARE QUEENS must stop. BIG OIL and DIRTY COAL should also be required to contribute to a clean up fund for all the unpaid damages that those industries cause.
He meathead, Shell, Chevron and all the others are doing more research on clean energy than all you numbnuts 99% claimers put together! You're all talk, that is it..........the ideological world you live in won't ever accomplish a damn thing.......you really are cluesless to what's going on aren't you?
black helicopters

Riverhead, NY

#22 Dec 7, 2012
Makes sense wrote:
<quoted text>
Hey, A-hole, forgive me for not wanting to pay my tax dollars to subsidize your profits and socialize your losses.
If you want to pretend there is a free market, go ahead, but the rest of us (99%) will not be playing along.
We want true COMPETITION. The RENEWABLE CLEAN ALTERNATIVES deserve the subsidizes given to BIG OIL and DIRTY COAL. Those WELFARE QUEENS must stop. BIG OIL and DIRTY COAL should also be required to contribute to a clean up fund for all the unpaid damages that those industries cause.
Please tell us. What is your alternative energy? How does it power a car? What does it cost for the equivalent amount of energy equal to one gallon of gas.

Will the workers who will produce this energy be paid more than they are now? Or less?

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