Anorak | Al Gore Creates His Schindler’s List

Al Gore Creates His Schindler’s List

by | 8th, July 2009

al-gore-list AL Gore says people who ignore climate change and fail to listen to him as he selflessly jets into speak are Nazis. In the day of reckoning what side will you be on: Nazis or Green Shirts?

The Times: After arriving in a private jet, Al Gore today compared the battle against climate change with the struggle against the Nazis.

The Times now says : Al Gore invokes spirit of Churchill in battle against climate change .”

The Nazis are purged:

Al Gore invoked the spirit of Winston Churchill yesterday when he urged political leaders to follow the example of Britain’s wartime leader in the battle against climate change…

Speaking in Oxford at the Smith School World Forum on Enterprise and the Environment, sponsored by The Times, Mr Gore said: “Winston Churchill aroused this nation in heroic fashion to save civilisation in World War Two. We have everything we need except political will, but political will is a renewable resource.”

The Times was co-sponsoring the event at which Gore was speaking, and surely realised that comparing Naziism with being sceptical about climate change made their man look unhinged at worse and a scaremonger at best.

The Mail hears better:

‘Battle against climate change is like fighting the Nazis’: Al Gore urges world leaders to unite

Simon Scowl spots that the Times has altered its orginal story but  oops! missed the nuances of the web:

They forgot to change the browser header

And what of Gore, the Klimate Krusader? Anorak’s pal Brendan O’Neill investigates:

For a snapshot of the government and business interests intertwined in the rise of green capitalism, consider Al Gore. He’s getting rich from environmentalism, not just by being paid a whopping $US175,000 ($217,500) a

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