Feb 25

I wouldn’t really expect that Gore’s recently increased levels of toxicity would bubble up at an Apple shareholder meeting – but it did:

CUPERTINO, Calif.–The presence of one of the world’s pre-eminent environmentalists at Apple’s shareholder meeting Thursday was the subject of much of the morning’s pointed discussion.

As expected, Apple’s attitude on environmental and sustainability issues was one of the main concerns of the stockholders present Thursday, followed closely by the company’s immense pile of cash. But early harsh comments about former Vice President Al Gore’s record set the tone.

Gore was seated in the first row, along with his six fellow board members, in Apple’s Town Hall auditorium as several stockholders took turns either bashing or praising his high-profile views on climate change.

At the first opportunity for audience participation just several minutes into the proceeding, a longtime and well-known Apple shareholder–some would say gadfly–who introduced himself as Sheldon, stood at the microphone and urged against Gore’s re-election to the board. Gore “has become a laughingstock. The glaciers have not melted,” Sheldon said, referring to Gore’s views on global warming. “If his advice he gives to Apple is as faulty as his views on the environment then he doesn’t need to be re-elected.”

If this sort of public reception continues for Gore, he may need to seek permanent shelter in his protective cocoon.

Hat tip: Climate Change Fraud

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7 Responses to “Al Gore a lightning rod at Apple shareholder meeting; ‘has become a laughingstock’”

  1. Lynne says:

    I’d rather see Al Gore get permanent shelter in a jail cell.

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  2. What about permanent shelter in an igloo?

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  6. twawki says:

    People are seeing through Al Bore and its about time. Next step – criminal proceedings!

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  7. twawki says:

    What about an igloo jail cell!

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