Al Gore is a Tease
UPDATE: Here's a “draft Al Gore” blog that looks like just a very basic start up effort.
|Al Gore delivers his speech at the Guardian's Hay Festival in Wales. Photograph:
Chris Jackson/Getty Images
I know he's a “recovering politician,” but this is killing me. He's
saying all the right things at exactly the right moment. He's got to stop or
politically put out, that's all there is to it. It's not that he's the anti-Hillary, either. He's the man of the moment. He should grab it. We all know he wants it.
Al Gore has made his sharpest attack yet on the George Bush presidency, describing
the current US administration as “a renegade band of rightwing extremists”.
In an interview with the Guardian today, the former vice-president calls himself
a “recovering politician”, but launches into the political fray
more explicitly than he has previously done during his high-profile campaigning
on the threat of global warming.
Denying that his politics have shifted to the left since he lost the court
battle for the 2000 election, Mr Gore says: “If you have a renegade band
of rightwing extremists who get hold of power, the whole thing goes to the