by barbara miller
Full disclosure: I am not the official poster woman for Al Gore in 2008. But I could get that way with very little prodding.
I am sick nigh unto death of variations of the following reaction to the possibility of Al Gore running for the presidency again:
"But hes so BORRRRR-ing."
Hello? What are we after here? A leader of the free world or an entertainer?
Give us someone with both local and global expertise and great instincts. Heck, any instincts! Someone who does not necessarily press for English as this nation's only language, but who can at least speak it. Someone with a limited number of colleagues headed for the slammer.