~ Albert Gore
for a more detailed examination of the facts;
it isn’t about just saving the planet,
it’s really all about…….
YOU.Sometimes no Peace
[Posted By GWHunta]
There he was again on the world stage—in Oslo this time—celebrating his Nobel Peace Prize with singer Melissa Etheridge and actress Uma Thurman, the Hollywood hottie who called him “adorable” and said listening to him talk was “like watching a beautiful racehorse run.” But Al Gore isn’t running. Which raises the question: maybe Gore’s gotten a little too adorable-too comfortable in his role as a globe-trotting guru. What about his own damn country? Why isn’t Al Gore-Nobel laureate and enviro rock star, embodiment of the alternative history that never was, winner of the largest popular-vote total in U.S. presidential history (at the time) – seeking the job that many people still think should have been his in 2000? Yes, we’ve all heard that Gore’s reached a kind of peace within himself, and what fire that is left in his belly is guttering out. But shouldn’t this Hamlet of the Hustings be tormented with a little of the melancholy Dane’s anguished ambition, telling himself: “The time is out of joint; O cursed spite, that ever I was born to set it right?”
Gore is not without ambition to set things right, he appears to want to save the entire planet.
Small town, working class from Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. 1990 went to work for the MDOC; the very forefront of the U.S. Prison / Industrial Complex. Learned there, the hard way, that if I wasn’t one of them; “they” would be pit against me. …