He’s baa-a-ack: Climate expert Al Gore getting fed up with denial

He’s baa-a-ack: Climate expert Al Gore getting fed up with denial

[Ed. – This time, he’s super-duper cereal.]

Former Vice President Al Gore preached global warming at the University of Chicago Monday.

Gore, who said 99.99 percent of climate scientists acknowledge the planet’s climate is changing, compared the situation to a heart problem.

“If, God forbid, you had chest pains and somehow were magically able to consult with the 10,000 leading heart specialists in the world and 9,999 of them said ‘Oh my God, you’ve got to take this medicine, change your diet, get some exercise … but out of the 10,000, you find one that said ‘Well, I don’t know yet. The jury is still out.’ What would you do?”

The truth, Gore said, is obstructed by politicians, money and special interest groups.

“There is an enforced orthodoxy in the Republican Party” that goes against anyone who might utter “the slightest breath about sympathy for the truth about climate science,” said Gore, a global warming warrior who shone a light on the issue in the 2006 documentary “An Inconvenient Truth.”

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