Al Gore: Still Sucking

Matt Stoller makes some extremely important points about how Al Gore’s DC-centric, centrist instincts cause him to continue to suck at creating any progress on global warming.

Meanwhile, it looks like the summer melt in the arctic may meet or exceed last year’s, putting us on path to an ice-free summer arctic within five years. Not so long ago, it was believed this wouldn’t happen until 2070.