Al Gore’s personal electricity consumption up 10%, despite “energy-efficient” home renovations

It’s the classic “Do as I say, don’t do as I do”.

“A man’s commitment to his beliefs is best measured by what he does behind the closed doors of his own home,” said Drew Johnson, President of the Tennessee Center for Policy Research. “Al Gore is a hypocrite and a fraud when it comes to his commitment to the environment, judging by his home energy consumption.”

In the past year, Gore’s home burned through 213,210 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity, enough to power 232 average American households for a month.

Why do people hold this hypocrite up as a standard bearer?

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~ by thedark2 on June 17, 2008.

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