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Al Gore defends Al Jazeera
Washington Times, by Jennifer Harper

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 1/29/2013 1:51:54 PM

He´s got a new 600-page book out Tuesday. He´s embarking on a 20-city national tour to promote it. But Al Gore cannot escape questions about the recent sale of Current TV, the news channel he founded seven years ago, to Al Jazeera, the Arabic language channel based in Qatar. Critics question the reported $100 million profit Mr. Gore made on the sale and they fret the transaction gives the network a leap of influence in broadcast markets around the world. "I´m very pleased Al Jazeera has established itself as a really respected news gathering network," Mr. Gore said

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Al Gore´s failure to steal the 2000 election has made him a sick and dangerous person.
May the fleas of one thousand camels infest his armpits.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jonr, 1/29/2013 1:56:01 PM     (No. 9146715)

What a sick, corrupt and hypocritical man! Anybody that supports him is likewise!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: nimby, 1/29/2013 1:59:47 PM     (No. 9146726)

What a sore loser!! And he lectures us on patriotism??

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Reply 3 - Posted by: silencedogood, 1/29/2013 2:05:25 PM     (No. 9146746)

During America´s early days, merchant seaman were captured by the Barbary pirates of North Africa. And some of those captured willingly gave up their Christianity in order to live. They were derisively said to have - "Gone Turk"

Big Al has "Gone Turk."

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ronnietheK, 1/29/2013 2:11:58 PM     (No. 9146761)

He was within a heartbeat of the presidency for 8 yrs and 2 electoral votes for another 4yrs. That is the scariest thought I can conjure.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 1/29/2013 2:21:53 PM     (No. 9146784)

In the end, bought out by all that oil money.

Some epitaph.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/29/2013 2:27:14 PM     (No. 9146796)

We already knew what Fat Albert was; he just proved us right.

$100 million ´profit´ plus a new book. Maybe part of the deal was citizenship so he can avoid taxes.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 1/29/2013 2:41:15 PM     (No. 9146822)

Bingo. Now at last we know why Barack Obama was elected and then re-elected. Now we know how Obamacare got passed. Our democracy has been hacked by big money, corporations, capitalist exploiters and, of course, racists and reactionaries who oppose all change and want to turn back the clock a century or more. Now it all makes sense.

Al just might be right, even though he would seem to be looking through the wrong end of the telescope.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: jinx, 1/29/2013 2:59:02 PM     (No. 9146872)

FatAlbert Gore just can´t stay out of the limelight. He is going to fly around the country, using jet fuel by the gallons, to talk about a book no one is going to buy much less read. He really thinks we care what he has to say. I only read books and articles by those whom I respect. I certainly don´t respect Fat Albert.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Dignitary Protection, 1/29/2013 3:32:05 PM     (No. 9146925)

I don´t see him selling more than a dozen books.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: ocho reales, 1/29/2013 4:09:31 PM     (No. 9146986)

I agree. Who would buy an Al Gore book? I don´t know a single soul.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/29/2013 4:18:11 PM     (No. 9147015)

Well they paid him well, he has to lick their boots.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: vesicant, 1/29/2013 5:03:13 PM     (No. 9147077)

Twenty city tour, huh? Gore is the only person I know who can power his own hot air balloon.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Videodrone, 1/29/2013 11:22:24 PM     (No. 9147566)

May a thousand syphilitic camels spit in his coos-coos

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