Tagged: al gore

Vote to Save the Planet

Vote to Save the Planet

  If anyone should know the importance of a single vote, it’s Al Gore. He lost the Presidency by just 537 votes when the Supreme Court scandalously froze the Florida recount 16 years ago....

Mother Nature’s Wrath

Mother Nature’s Wrath

  It’s early May and the high temperature in Lakeland, Florida today will be 90 degrees. The weather has been like that for weeks. Summer is early this year. In California, I understand, there...

Pipeline Protesters are Abusing Simple Logic

Pipeline Protesters are Abusing Simple Logic

I was flabbergasted to read this morning that Al Gore believes oil from Canada’s tar sands is “the dirtiest fuel on the planet.” Why is he making such a preposterous charge? What could be...

Let’s Welcome Keith Olbermann Back on Television

Let’s Welcome Keith Olbermann Back on Television

I have to say this about conservatives: They put their support where their hearts are. And they have a lot of money.  Big Business, Big Oil, the Koch brothers and other crusading multimillionaires, all...

What Makes Rupert Murdoch so Horrible?

What Makes Rupert Murdoch so Horrible?

I’m sure you’ve heard of Rupert Murdoch. He’s the guy who owns Fox News. He also owns the New York Post, the Times of London, the Wall Street Journal and dozens of other print...

Believe Nothing. Trust Nobody. Keep Your Hand on Your Wallet

Believe Nothing. Trust Nobody. Keep Your Hand on Your Wallet

OK, I confess that I am paranoid. I am about to crawl under the desk and curl up in the fetal position. Please don’t tell the men with the nets where to find me....

It’s Obama’s Dream Team that Will Make the “Fix” Possible

It’s Obama’s Dream Team that Will Make the “Fix” Possible

The local newspaper’s headline this morning startled me. “Obama Tells Huge Crowd He Can Fix Broken Washington,” the front page banner declared. I listened to every word of Barack Obama’s acceptance speech at the...