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Obama to talk climate
with meteorologists

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Laura Barron-Lopez

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 5/5/2014 12:10:31 PM

President Obama will speak about climate change on Tuesday with a number of national and local TV meteorologists across the country, according to an administration official. The 2014 National Climate Assessment will be released Tuesday, and will be the focus of Obama’s interviews. "Today” show host Al Roker will be among those interviewing Obama on this year’s report, which is expected to look at the number of extreme weather events and their connection to climate change, among other data. The Washington Post reports Tuesday’s climate lineup reflects a “reinvigorated strategy” from the administration on climate change action. The report is a follow up from

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It´s not like there are more important things going on in the world. s/o I wouldn´t watch that "interview" with Roker and Obama for anything. It would be unbearable to watch that love fest and major kiss up to King Obama.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Antidem, 5/5/2014 12:19:40 PM     (No. 9837148)

There is a difference between actual scientists and tv weather prompter-readers.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: nigella, 5/5/2014 12:23:58 PM     (No. 9837158)

Wait... What happened to pivoting to jobs?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 5/5/2014 12:26:21 PM     (No. 9837162)

How many of these weather readers are really meteorologists? Al Roker certainly isn´t - BA in Communications SUNY-Oswego.



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Reply 4 - Posted by: Keekng, 5/5/2014 12:27:36 PM     (No. 9837163)

TV meteorologists will show him the fine art of reading a teleprompter while talking in front of a blue screen. More smoke and mirrors......

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Reply 5 - Posted by: wendybird, 5/5/2014 12:49:30 PM     (No. 9837200)

No doubt this will be a thorough and critical review of the cutting edge settled science of man caused global weather change, and what "we" must do about it. Those oceans are rising relentlessly, after all.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 5/5/2014 1:01:48 PM     (No. 9837224)

Extreme weather events?

Will they mention that there hasn´t been a Category 3 hurricane in the U.S. for a record nine straight years?

Will they mention that tornados were at an all-time low?

Will they mention that wildfires have been way down?

Will they refer to the fact that polar ice is higher than it has ever been?

Gee - - I´m - - I´m not sure - - - - - - -

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Reality, 5/5/2014 1:31:31 PM     (No. 9837276)

It isn´t even political theater,its just a show

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Reply 8 - Posted by: flaming sword, 5/5/2014 1:54:55 PM     (No. 9837319)

I think he´s an excellent choice.


"Is it getting really hot in here?"
He should be an expert by now.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: comstock, 5/5/2014 2:39:45 PM     (No. 9837381)

As #3 points out if the likes of Al Roker are climate experts I´m a 65+ year old, overweight male pole dancer.

The “reinvigorated strategy” is to bombard the ignorant with propaganda. Idiots talking to idiots.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 5/5/2014 6:10:02 PM     (No. 9837627)

To begin with, our King Putt knows nothing about nothing about the weather apart from what his WH Golf Coordinator tells him about it. Next, if they really feel Mother Gaia is upset and in need of human sacrifice, let him choose one of his daughters, or Al Gore to lay upon the altar.

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