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Al Gore to Earth: You’re Dead!

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Mr. Scientific American said that if we did not take dramatic, extreme actions right then... it was over. We would be doomed. We had to spend tens of billions of dollars and change our eating, living, travelling, sleeping, and vacationing habits. We had to give up our cars, our air-conditioning, our jet airplanes, our incandescent light bulbs, our gas grills, our methane-producing cows, and pretty much every other creature-comfort device that has benefited us so enormously for the last century.


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January 2016:

Fasten your seat belts. This is it. The countdown is over. The end is here.

No, I am no talking about the presidential candidacy of Mike Huckabee. I am talking about the Earth! The place we all inhabit! The mother-planet; the homeland. Right where you are standing. Right where we all are standing.

It’s over. The Earth is doomed.

What makes me say so?

Al Gore.

In 2006, former Vice-President Al Gore was flying all over the country on a private jet, telling anyone who would care to listen (and lots who did care not to) that we had only ten years to save the Earth.

Ten years.

Mr. Scientific American said that if we did not take dramatic, extreme actions right then... it was over. We would be doomed.

The end of the Earth!

The end of life as we know it.

The end of life.

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