Gore wins prize (so have Arafat, Gorbachev and Le Duc Tho)
Last updated 12/6/2007 at Noon
A judge in the British High Court, saying “An Inconvenient Truth” is “alarmist and exaggerated,” ruled that it could only be shown in British schools if it were accompanied by a fact sheet that pointed out the errors.
The film mistakenly attributes the drying-up of Lake Chad to global warming and falsely claims that polar bears have drowned because they can’t find enough ice.
Gore claims that sea levels could rise by 20 feet “in the near future” – vividly illustrated in the film of Manhattan being wiped out.
In fact, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), n...