SEVEN YEARS AGO TODAY… Al Gore Predicted North Pole Would Be Ice Free in Five Years

FIVE SEVEN YEARS AGO TODAY—
Al Gore predicted the North Polar Ice Cap would be completely ice free in five years. Gore made the prediction to a German audience in 2008. He told them that “the entire North ‘polarized’ cap will disappear in 5 years.”

“Five Years”

This wasn’t the only time Gore made his ice-free prediction. Gore’s been predicting this since 2007. That means that this year the North Pole should be completely melted by now.

Junk scientist Al Gore also made the same prediction in 2009.

From the video:

Former Vice President Al Gore references computer modeling to suggest that the north polar ice cap may lose virtually all of its ice within the next seven years. “Some of the models suggest that there is a 75 percent chance that the entire north polar ice cap, during some of the summer months, could be completely ice-free within the next five to seven years,” says Gore.

Today Cairo had its first snowfall in 100 years.

Ed Driscoll found the original Gore video from 2008.

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  • Granny

    I’m still waiting to see just exactly where Al Bore (oops, Gore) got his degree in science . . . or even took a single university level class.

  • Dale

    Count your blessings. Al Gore almost became POTUS.

  • Poseidon

    The original hypothesis said rising CO2 will warm the polar regions.
    Then they said CO2 is the main driver of global warming.
    Then they said CO2 is the main driver of climate change.
    Then they said CO2 is the main driver of weather.
    Then they said CO2 is the main driver of extreme weather.
    Now they say CO2 is the biggest, imminent threat to life on the planet.
    And the latest: CO2 causes terrorism.
    ——
    All predictions have proven false — runaway higher temps, no more snow storms, no more cold winters, flooding coastlines, more hurricanes, tornadoes, droughts, floods, famine, locusts….

    There’s been no global warming for 18 yrs, 9 months now. If climate change is caused by global warming, their entire hypothesis is bogus. IT’S NOT CO2!!!

  • 0hiojoe

    Made a nice chunk of change off of that B/S did you not al?

  • 0hiojoe

    Dodged a bullet there!

  • Pa bell

    All these climate hustlers are libturds that have glommed on to another scam that will reap untold riches for them while the rest of us languish in what’s left of the free enterprise economy that they have destroyed. Their quest is to enrich themselves beyond their wildest dreams at the expense of the people that elected them. Their promises are actually lies to cover up their real intentions, to defraud the American economy and the working people on a scale never seen before. The big problem here is that there’s more than enough suckers around these days that believe this quackery and have fallen for the lies and the junk science. No doubt there will be many unforeseen problems that will manifest as time goes on and the real reasons slowly come to light about this massive fraud.

  • physicsnut

    here is some real terrorism – from the usual jerks.

    HUFFINGTON-POS has a “blueprint for a carbon free world”
    just that it will COST 359 TRILLION DOLLARS by 2050 and more after that !!! And you think Republicans are nuts.

    but they aren’t done yet- Gloria Steinem says to “… raise our sons more like our daughters.”
    i suppose – now that medicare pays for sex change operations.

  • Conniption Fitz

    Maybe he meant ‘free ice’.

  • pugly

    At least Bore isn’t muslim. He would have screwed us just the same but I doubt he would have imported muslims to fundamentally transform the US.

  • Poseidon

    Steinem would love this: give a boy a Barbie Doll and what’s the first he does? When alone, he strips her naked to check her anatomy. Then he pulls on her legs and arms and twists her head in circles.

  • pugly

    Where? Why, the internet which he invented of course.

  • Bubba Gump

    Has nothing to do with Climate Change. This is about Our Pal Al extorting money out of the average citizen on a grander scale than when he was in politics.

  • Scott

    Let’s not forget Algore’s appearance on Conan OBrian where he stated condescendingly that the Earth is “millions of degrees hot just beneath the surface.”

    Such an idiot.

  • cplmayhem

    A sane person knows CO2 is vital for all plant life.Photosynthesis uses carbon dioxide and water to produce sugars from which other organic compounds can be constructed, and OXYGEN is produced as a by-product.Yes OXYGEN!! So these Fraudsters are Anti-Oxygen.

  • bill_a_bob

    If we still have the airlift capacity, we should put Al in a speedo and a kayak and drop him off at the North Pole to navigate the northwest passage back to one of the US coasts. Bon voyage fat man!

  • bill_a_bob

    Tipper was the only one to leave the Clinton Administration without a grift but she did get half of ole Al’s money and a 19 year old cabana boy to go with the house in Malibu.

  • dmallett

    On January 2006, Gore said in ten years the earth was going to cook. Rush started a countdown clock on the day Gore said that…the count is presently 44 days left.
    http://www.rushlimbaugh.com/daily/2006/01/27/algore_we_have_ten_years_left_before_earth_cooks

  • keystonepipe

    And he took everything he could carry to the bank…..and now Obama is heading the same way…..robbing the American middle class …….filthy traitors

  • Kingfish17

    Elmer Gantry, with Gaia worship as the religion and auditoriums instead of revival tents.

  • Poseidon

    Yep, they say CO2 is poison. By their thinking, oxygen is poison too. And H2O. Man’s contribution of CO2 is very small and CO2 is a minor GHG and comprises only about 0.04% of air. Most CO2 is produced by normal biologic activity and decaying matter. Most CO2 is consumed by phytoplankton near the ocean surface.

    Clearly, liberals made a big scientific mistake, for political purposes, to choose CO2 as the main culprit. They knew it would be great to control CO2 in order to control fossil fuels in order to control the masses. If only they had chosen water vapor…, but it’s too late now.

  • Right wing

    Al Gore, who got a “D” in the basic science course he took in college, predicting that he could make millions by frightening people, especially college students, into believing a lie. He has seen his wealth increase exponentially, as has his weight, as he flies around on private jets and lives large in his multiple mansions. What idiots would believe anything that comes out of his mouth?

  • Money laundering, libtard style. The libby Green Energy scam had 1 flaw… you actually had to manufacture a product, which gives you a time limit for sucking up funds. Climate Change? Nope. No product, no proof, no time limit… just an endless pouring of global tax dollars into liberal pockets, for bogus programs… forever. The ultimate libby slush fund.

  • Right wing

    All the colleges and universities that taught the impressionable students about the “threat” of global warming should loose their public funding. Institutions of higher learning that were just institutions of indoctrination of a political shakedown of the American people, who have vastly funded this stupidity without consent, are as guilty as Gore.

  • JY1

    Could be that Algore was counting on the water from the raised sea levels to cover up all that ice and make us think it was gone…

    ‘Cause Algore is brilliant with all that science stuff. They even gave him one of those Nobely things to prove it.

  • Right wing

    Wait twenty – thirty years.

  • Right wing

    He got a “D” in the basic science course he took. Pretty funny, huh?

  • Jim

    Are you sure? Gore is a leftist and quite capable of screwing the US at the drop of a hat.

  • Stuck_in_Ca

    Name one accurate climate prediction that came true from any of these loons!

  • dave0987

    Al Gore and countless others thank the suckers out there for making them filthy rich in the name of the largest HOAX against mankind. Please continue to cough up your tax dollars and regulatory fees.

  • Donna

    “SEVEN YEARS AGO TODAY… Al Gore Predicted North Pole Would Be Ice Free in Five Years”

    Dont expect the truth for the likes of liberals. All al s interested in is taxing the AmeriKn public & lining his pockets by doing so.

  • Ron Stanford

    Three Questions Congress should ask Al Gore under oath:

    1. How wealthy are you?
    2. What did you do to earn that money?
    3. Who paid you that money?

  • democrat CockRoach

    SURPRISE SURPRISE greasy fat cat democrat communist HOR what else would you expect.

  • democrat CockRoach

    Really WE should be asking all of them that. Especially harry reid.

  • guessed

    Cairo had its first snowfall in 100 years? Time to dust their PREVIOUS attempts at Government takeover of the global economy off then; after all, the millenials won’t remember it was used before…

    “To scientists, these seemingly disparate incidents represent the advance signs
    of fundamental changes in the world’s weather. The central fact is that after
    three quarters of a century of extraordinarily mild conditions, the earth’s
    climate seems to be cooling down. Meteorologists disagree about the cause and
    extent of the cooling trend, as well as over its specific impact on local
    weather conditions. But they are almost unanimous in the view that the trend
    will reduce agricultural productivity for the rest of the century. If the
    climatic change is as profound as some of the pessimists fear, the resulting
    famines could be catastrophic. “A major climatic change would force economic and
    social adjustments on a worldwide scale,” warns a recent report by the National
    Academy of Sciences, “because the global patterns of food production and
    population that have evolved are implicitly dependent on the climate of the
    present century.”

    Oh Noes! The Earth is cooling! Let’s get the climatologists to tell us what to do…

    “Climatologists are pessimistic that political leaders will take any positive
    action to compensate for the climatic change, or even to allay its effects. They
    concede that some of the more spectacular solutions proposed, such as melting
    the Arctic ice cap by covering it with black soot or diverting arctic rivers,
    might create problems far greater than those they solve. But the scientists see
    few signs that government leaders anywhere are even prepared to take the simple
    measures of stockpiling food or of introducing the variables of climatic
    uncertainty into economic projections of future food supplies. The longer the
    planners delay, the more difficult will they find it to cope with climatic
    change once the results become grim reality.”

    “The Cooling World”

    Newsweek, April 28, 1975

    http://denisdutton.com/cooling_world.htm

    Huh, shame we didn’t do what the “climatologist” wanted us to do with the soot back then, huh? Maybe Al’s fantasy of no “polarized” cap would be true today…

  • guessed

    “Al Gore, who got a “D” in the basic science course he took in college, predicting that he could make millions by frightening people, especially college students, into believing a lie”
    Well, THAT worked like a treat, but considering the modern college student is taught more about the ins and outs of anal sex than anything actually useful, it wasn’t exactly like he was playing against the varsity debate teams of yore…

  • Squid Overlord

    Nice beach-front crib Gore! But watch out! the sea levels are gonna rise and wipe it out. Any moment now………..

  • chuck_in_st_paul

    Imam al-Gorehammad of the Climate Caliphate demands your belief … and your wallet

  • Addison Jacobs

    Usually when people predict the end of the world everyone knows they’re insane. Why can’t people see that’s the case with Gore?

  • gsp9993

    Liberals of the world are sick and using this con job to try to extort American funds

  • democrat CockRoach

    I watched the fellow who thinks he found Eden in Iran (formerly called Dillon by the Sumerians) and he figured out the whole area flooded over 10,000 years ago and is now underwater.

    Too bad the DUMB democrats didn’t get there first to SAVE THEM. They could have stuck their greasy little fingers in the dike (sounds about right).

    Really, it has nothing to do with climate change it’s just the democrat LIARS DARK DARK AGES.

  • democrat CockRoach

    If the democrat DUMB IDIOTS really think they will save New Orleans that’s a total SCREAM.

    Meanwhile, Detroit is FULLY above water and the democrats totally TRASHED that. They’re really quite INCAPABLE of saving anything.

  • democrat CockRoach

    Hey democrat LOSERS stop building your homes on mud slides in CA and expecting the REST of us to pay for your dumb behinds.

  • Poseidon

    We get all our heat from the sun (geothermal is negligible) and they’ll disregard that when it becomes clear global temps correlate with solar cycles. If only they could control the sun and somehow use that theory to control the masses.

  • bobby1122

    Al Gore owns carbon credit company GIM, based in London, Eng.- Con man gore in 2006 said in 10 years the earth would be cooking. ( countdown clock here: http://www.rushlimbaugh.com/daily/2006/01/27/algore_we_have_ten_years_left_before_earth_cooks

  • J P Souza

    Gore still has water front property! It has not sunk, the water has not increased but the suckers in the DNC, Democrats, media, UN and academia still have the brains of fools to believe him and/or Obama!

  • J P Souza

    Remember – GOOGLE is honest enough to employ AL GORE as worth something!

  • tham

    I see alot of room for Syrian migrants there.

  • Patty

    this clown needs to be locked up. he is one of the top cons in America.

  • SAR2012

    Devious, mendacious, dishonest, corrupt & probably stupid. The inside story of how he tried to steal the 2000 election is mind-boggling. He would have rivaled Ø_FusterCluck as the Republic’s worst pResident.

  • Kook of the East

    Should be arrested for running a scam
    F’ing Grifter

  • chuck_in_st_paul

    when the levee broke Canal street never even got wet. It was all the denizens of the Free Stuff Army wards living below sea level that got flooded.

  • chuck_in_st_paul

    the Med DID flood way back when. Some sort of dam blocked the ocean and pretty much all the Med dried up. Then the dam broke and flooded it back to today’s level. There’s some interesting archaeology going on now that we’ve got ROV’s and side scan sonar and such.

  • Nigel Pinchley

    Go easy on Al. He was reading his Junior Chipmunk Handbook and having a big cup of Miracle-Gro and suddenly went temporarily psychotic.

  • ZZZzzzz

    Al must be running low on cash again, getting all giddy with the ridiculous Global Warming AKA Climate Change AKA Climate Disruption AKA (insert BS here) Agreement Hussein Obama signed. Gore is a joke and he STILL doesn’t realize he’s the punchline. Ice cap gone in 7….errr 5 years, uh huh….it’s expanding and thicker than ever fool!!!

  • Deez_Nuts2015 ✓ᵛᵉʳᶦᶠᶦᵉᵈ

    Follow the $$$.

  • getthemlibsout

    al, you big, dumb, dummy….you’re only supposed to predict climate change a minimum of 30 years out!

  • jainphx

    Only degree he has is in flim flam! made countless millions on this globull scam, and that is really what it is all about..

  • jainphx

    Yea Carl Rove played a landslide into a Florida, and for this he was named the “architect”

  • jainphx

    Oh I don’t know, when you drag a dollar through his living room, it never makes it out again.

  • jainphx

    OXYGEN? You mean the one thing most important to life here on earth? That OXYGEN? So if we stop CO2 we stop all animal and human life? Sounds good to me lets do it///////////

  • jainphx

    I remember that reknowned scientist Ted Danson saying California would be under water in 10 years 30 years ago.

  • jainphx

    Guilty as Gore? Hmmm! Most likely but not as fraudulently rich as him!

  • jainphx

    OH yea, in spades!!!!

  • JOS1999

    Al Gore exemplifies everything that Liberals portend to disdain. Here is a guy who was worth 2 Million Dollars when he left office in 2001. Now he is worth 300 Million. He also holds the distinction of being the only Vice President in history to broker a sale of U.S. Federal land to a foreign Government (Chinese; Long Beach, 1997).

  • jainphx

    Oh now you’re asking for way to much. If they did that their shares in the whole scam would diminish!

  • jainphx

    Funny thing is if you look at these people, I mean who they are, their the same ones who in late sixties and early seventies, claimed a new ice age was coming. Couldn’t divert much tax money into that scam, so they had to go opposite.

  • Right wing

    Good one! Thanks.

  • jainphx

    Archaeology is digging down! Why is that? Could it be that the earth is expanding around the equator? I don’t have the answer, but you never see them in the mountains or hardly.

  • jainphx

    Please every time you mention my birth place and my growing up stomping grounds, I have a tear form in my eye. What they did to that city is terrorist activity.

  • jainphx

    He bought that place what, 10 years ago? So if he really believed his own shat, why would he have done that? makes no sense, no sense at all, unless of course you’re a con artist of the highest grade.

  • Dave

    Simply a case of being “Gored” again.

  • Indiana Mike

    That’s nothing. Paul Ehrlich has been predicting the same thing every few years since 1968.

  • Oh yes, al gored ox, grand pomba of glow bull warming. He’s made so much money off this stchik its obscene. Plus it gives the thugs in d.c. the excuse for “global governance.” His clam to fame. Well, that and hanging divots.

  • Finncrisp

    “Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday the climate agreement reached this week in Paris did not contain any enforcement provisions because Congress would not have approved them.

    “It doesn’t have mandatory targets for reduction and it doesn’t have an enforcement, compliance mechanism,” Kerry said during an interview on “Fox News Sunday.”

    Kerry said such mechanisms were not included because Congress would have refused to greenlight the deal.

    Binding legal requirements would have made the Paris agreement a treaty, requiring approval from two-thirds of the Senate. Because no climate change measure could close to the high bar in the chamber, the Paris deal was written to avoid it. ” Quoted from Washington Examiner

    So, there we have it. A TOOTHLESS piece of paper that NO ONE is obliged to follow. Because a legally binding document is not able to pass muster, we will just make up stuff and call it solved. A perfect example of why Liberalism is a mental disorder.

  • ohio granny

    Because the people flying around in private jets, living in huge houses, owning how many of those huge houses, being chauffeured around in huge SUV’s, basically living life large and they think they get to decide how the rest of the world should live? Arrogance on display!!!!!

  • ohio granny

    You are right. It is a scam. And the biggest supporters are liars.

  • JimmaObama

    Just more proof Liberals are F’ing psycho idiots…….

    the sky is green…………..

  • ZZZzzzz

    LOL!

  • ZZZzzzz
  • Kenneth G Maiden

    This POS, Al Gore has made millions with his con. You followers, are SUCKERS.

  • Thisoldspouse

    Instead, we got a the first total freeze-over of the Great Lakes in 35 years.

  • Bob Honiker

    Did Al ever get his chakra problem handled?

  • Johnny Thorne

    Two summers ago the ice didn’t melt in Lake Superior until August.

  • gail24

    Yet more proof that this isn’t science. Global warming or whatever they’re calling it today is a farce foisted on us to make us pay more for things so people like al gore can line their pockets with our money.

  • toledofan

    It’s pretty funny how these left wing nuts will try to cause fear, chaos and anxiety about this climate change nonsense and when something doesn’t’ happen they blow it off as oh well. Just wait because it will someday. This entire Paris accord on the climate is the big hoax and shakedown, it just about the power and money and Obama’s next job, to be the climate czar of the world.

  • Occams

    Yea. Instead Obama was given the presidency. And Amerika has done sooooooo well.

    More illegal wars, WW3 looming, more fake ‘terror’ attacks, more loss of Rights, trashing the Constitution….

    Yep. “Blessed”

    Get ready for Hillary. That’s already been decided.

  • RobertCHastings

    And W proved to be a better choice? Do you people not pay attention because you are stupid or because you just haven’t paid you cable bill?