Treasure Island

James B. Earley

(5 April 1934 / Mounds, Il)

Al Gore - 'Some Bumbling Idiot, Climatic Change.....The Idiot's Myth'


Twisted logic...stark denial
'No such thing as climate change'
Narrow minded conversation
...Of the borderline deranged

Glacial reality..Ice Age mentality
...Incongruous..perhaps to wit:
'Critical premise..ice still melting'
...Shallow minds just don't get

And fathom not geological history
Continents born..single mass dense
Los Angeles...an Alaskan neighbor
...World's future.....eons hence

Evolution reigns...exact constant
This very moment..indeed forthwith
..Yet…Al Gore 'Some bumbling idiot
Climatic change…..the idiot's myth'

...Politics..and Mankind's bigotry..
Together destined...both entwined
Evolution's vague..has no meaning
Where ignorance is..the state of mind


Author's Note:
'Don't Worry, Earth Will Survive Climate Change — We Won't.'
~Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson

Submitted: Sunday, July 06, 2014
Edited: Thursday, July 17, 2014

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