Al Gore blames Fox News and right-wing talk radio for “hostile environment for progressive ideas”

Apparently Obama was ‘cautious’ in his first term, not because he wanted to get reelected, but because Fox News, a ’24/7 propaganda masquerading as news’ and right-wing talk radio created a ‘hostile environment for progressive ideas’:

ROSE: Why do you think [Obama] was cautious in the first four years?

GORE: Because…

ROSE: … he is a cautious man?

GORE: I think it has been a pretty hostile environment for progressive ideas.

ROSE: And why is that? That you’re saying it’s a very hostile environment for progressive ideas because of the importance of money in corporations or…

GORE: And Fox News and the right-wing talk radio. And yeah I mean, it’s not that complicated. In Tennessee there’s an old saying if you see a turtle on a fence post you can be pretty sure it didn’t get there by itself. And the fact that we have 24/7 propaganda masquerading as news, it does have an impact.

You can go to Fox Nation and watch the video but the quality is pretty low.

At this point I think, at least for talk radio, if people like Mark Levin and Rush Limbaugh could stop Obama just by creating a “hostile environment for progressive ideas” from their microphones, they would indeed. But it’s clear based on the last election that Fox News and Talk Radio isn’t enough. So while I’m sure some would love to take credit for anything that stops Obama, what Gore is saying just isn’t true.

And Obama has done far more behind the scenes with his EPA on climate change than Al Gore even wants to admit. And regarding Obamacare, well, the left had super majorities needed to pass it. The reason the public option didn’t get in the bill is because of the left, not the right.

But the real truth is that Obama only intended to do so much because he wanted to get reelected. Unfortunately after 2014 that will no longer be a big issue for him. And it’s not gonna be good.

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  • Rocco11

    “24/7 propaganda masquerading as news” Couldn’t have described M(arxist)SNBC better myself..

    • RVfriend

      Oh, I thought he meant to say CNN or Turner or Disney and all of it’s sister companies…

    • BlueGood

      LMAO…Gorf is such a GOOF….

      Please join my new NGO…..

      “Conservatives of North America Uplifting Turtles To Top Fence Posts Everywhere”

      Which of course is “CODE” for putting roadblocks up for Progressive Ideas…..(but don’t tell anyone)…..

      Simple, easy & catchy acronym of “CONAUTOTFPE”…which is actually phrase from an extinct olde worlde dialect from an extinct tribe of Ungava Bay Region of Labrador, who it is believed were the descendants of the offspring of Vikings & Walrus….

      It essentially & roughly translates to modern English as: “F.U. Gore & all Green Weenies”

      Please visit for game plan……and of course…DONATIONS will be REFUSED!

    • physicsnut

      All I want to know is – how come Gore doesn’t give ME any credit ??!!!

      • theresaaa

        Me Too !

        I’ve done all I can to shut up and shut down “progressive ideas” for years !!
        My best “attacks” use something no liberal can stand , Facts !

  • “ROSE: Why do you think [Obama] was cautious in the first four years?”

    Holy crap, the last 4 years Obama was cautious?!?!?! He ran through the Constitution like a train going through a chain link fence. We all better buckle down because if the first 4 was considered “cautious” then this next 4 years will certainly be much more interesting. (I have a thing for understatements.)

    • PhillyCon

      I wouldn’t call bribing Senators, “deeming” bills, or holding votes at midnight to ram through gov’t takeovers as “cautious.”

      They are really a bunch of authoritarian thugs these Leftists. No wonder why they worship dictators such as Castro and Chavez.

  • hbnolikeee

    He Al Jezara, close your pie hole.

  • sjmom

    I always thought Gore was a little upside down in his thinking but now I know why. Since the Left doesn’t know the truth from a lie it has become difficult for them to distinguish the facts, such as Fox has more viewership than any other cable news network. Their hatred blinds them, their lies deceive them and their anger keeps them from any rational thought. In other words; they’re lost in more ways than one.

  • tshtsh

    sdI cannothis? see what I am typing. How do I correct tfsdf

  • Smith Smith

    progressive ideas = stupid ideas

    Get better ideas and you would have more people agree you my sad little human = Al Gore

    They love saying progressive as if their ideas are progress our civilation to something better. When all they are doing is repeasting hsitory past mistakes with the same stupid ideas. Maybe they heard If you 1st don’t success try try again, sadly your suppose to learn from your 1st try and its mistakes.

    • Nukeman60

      I’m just curious here, but why do you create 5 alter-egos just to “like” yourself? Likes don’t really mean anything anyway, and we get no prizes for them. I’m just curious.

      Btw, you forgot to use ‘god sayeth’ and ‘Fightfor ourfuture’.

      It’s really not that important, you know.

  • TimeForAnarchy

    “Progressive ideas” is an oxymoron, Al. Get a grip.

    • notsofastthere

      Too many people on the planet, AL. Set the example to reduce population by signing up for assisted suicide….then we’ll follow you (wink, wink)
      PS – who gets your private jet, SUV’s, and several mansions??? The dinosaurs?

  • HarrietHT2

    I know, it’s just awful that there still exists in America a diversity of thought and opinion and that we don’t all walk synchronously with the state. Oh bother.

    • TimeForAnarchy

      Harriet, you really need to work on you attitude………….


  • Joe

    I blame his male MASSEUSE!

    How do these bastards get a pass on this stuff?

    • crosshr


  • “24/7 propaganda masquerading as news?” I thought that was Al Jazeera, the radical Islamists Gore is now in bed with. Go figure. Al, I think you have your news stations mixed up.

  • notsofastthere

    My Pal AL, you pudgy little POS sweetheart. We blame YOU, current TV, hypocricy, and historiclal facts, for not wanting Progressives in our country.

    • Orangeone

      You are sooo much kinder than I. Mr. Gore is obese! I don’t remember which late night worthless show he was just on but he had to sit sideways in the chair he was so fat. He is triple the size he was when running for office.

  • celestiallady

    Fox must be doing something right! when those on the left are backed into a corner they blame everyone and everything else.

    • Conniption Fitz

      No one needed FOX news to tell us Al’s and Obama’s progressivism was hocum and a scam.

      How naive and uneducated do they think we are?

      • celestiallady

        Excuse me – I wasn’t insinuating anyone on here was stupid. What’s your problem? There are plenty of others out there that are and maybe just maybe a few will listen.

        • Orangeone

          I think CF was referring to the article not to you ma’am – How naive and uneducated do they think we are? Happens to me sometimes too 🙂

      • Orangeone

        They know only the ObamaBots are naive and uneducated which is why they are scared of Fox and the conservative sites.

  • Dukehoopsfan

    Is it me or does it look like manbearpig has been to Boehner’s tanning salon?

    • PhillyCon

      No, Gore’s into getting massages.

    • notsofastthere

      Al’s nose is shaped more like Pinocchio and has a much deeper brown to it.

      • badbadlibs

        I’m not suppose to laugh at that either….I have to go now 😉

    • badbadlibs

      “manbearpig”….I’m a Christian, I’m not suppose to find that funny…yet…here I need even more repentance 😉

      • Dukehoopsfan

        I read it somewhere a while back. It seems fitting for the goreacle.

        • badbadlibs

          “the goreacle”…stop it, you’re killing me! Here I come, Lord….

          • Dukehoopsfan

            “Here I come, Lord…. ”

            Sounds like Fred Sanford. 😉

            • crosshr


      • crosshr

        don’t worry a bit badbad, I’ll be heading to the alter on Sunny day, I’ll take you with me in spirit, so lol ! lol

        • badbadlibs

          Thanks, brother crosshr! 🙂

    • Orangeone

      Turning a bit rusty isn’t he…..and he’s definitely dining on moochier’s diet given the size of him

      • crosshr

        Oh O ! lol

    • crosshr


  • capelady

    Progressivism in America has become another word for communism and you bet we are hostile towards it -and for good reason! We want to preserve our Constitutional Republic because we value our individual sovereignty and our liberty!

  • PhillyCon

    These Leftists just looooooove the use of the straw man, don’t they? Or maybe, it’s the totalitarian in Gore (and Obama) who can’t believe that there is still opposition to them.

  • marketcomp

    Yeah, when Al Gore’s perverted a!! is in trouble with his progressive friends you can always blame FOX to bring them back together. They are sick sexual perverts, Al Gore, Menendez, Bill Clinton, and the list goes on and on.

    • Orangeone

      You left out Barky Boy…..

  • Nukeman60

    I cannot believe that Algor Jazerra used the phrase ‘post turtle’ to describe something other than Obama. Hey, Al, that phrase is reserved for the only post turtle I know – Barach Obama in the WhiteHouse.

    “You know he didn’t get up there by himself. He doesn’t belong there; he can’t get anything done while he’s up there; and you wonder who the dumb SOB’s were that put him there in the first place.”

  • Oh, Al, go cry on one of your many bags of oil money and shut-up.

  • Hey, low info crowd:
    “progressive” means socialist/communist in NEWSPEAK….get the language right!
    Algor’s mansion consumes more energy than Chicago; or close to 😉

  • veeery late abortion for Algor? BHO signed finishing off a baby who survived abortion.
    baby……….algor………need to abort…………see the connection? 😉

    • crosshr


  • GORE: I think it has been a pretty hostile environment for progressive ideas.

    Yeah. <sigh> It’s really unfair that people judge ideas by whether or not they work, or make sense, and not based on how much the people supporting them care.

    • crosshr

      well put McG !

  • Sober_Thinking

    I find it interesting that these degenerates are now coming out of the woodwork – even Obama himself, and are now openly condemning and lying about FNC and conservative talk shows. Sure, it was there before… but not this blatant or frequent. It’s like it’s no longer taboo to come right out and accuse conservatives and FNC by name of all sorts of heinous crimes and propaganda… which I might add, is what the left is guilty of.

    The MSM is the enemy of a free America. Period. It’s no wonder that they’re emboldened by the pariah’s ascension again. Except, now it has a bolder tone… they don’t even pretend so much anymore to be civil or respectful… they simply come straight out and lie or distort… It just seems more rampant now than before. And maybe that’s the plan…

    The only way to get the word out… to point out to the lemmings, moochers, sycophants and dumbmasses how stupid they are acting is through free talk radio, great Internet sites like TRS and of course, to a lesser degree, FNC. The MSM is at war with us and the truth. It’s no wonder they want to stop the flow of pure, clean water…

    God is always one step ahead of evil. He always leaves someone to speak the truth and to help people find their way in the wilderness. Evil would dearly love to corrupt that soft voice and the truth. It’s no wonder this goes on… God promised that it would.

  • kloyd0306

    I wonder when the left will find the word that describes their idealogy? Liberal – no. Democrat – no. Communist – no. Progressive – no.

    Oh, I get it – it’s ALL those those strung together…..

    Or perhaps they could try LIBIOTS….

  • deeme

    Wrong , you can blame my bible and God above, Conservatives never think brainwashing is a good idea..

  • Well I blame Al Gore for inventing the internet and claiming that just below the Earth’s crust it’s several million degrees hotter. Joking aside, Gore has now been completely revealed as a fraud in the MSM by the sale of his little network no one watched. The fascist left (and they are fascists as opposed to socialists) want to silent those that hold them accountable. That is how tyranny starts and ends. I find it both hysterical and scary all at the same time that the left continues to call us fascists when we’re the ones that want other viewpoints to be heard and discussed. Isn’t that a bit hypocritical coming from folks who call themselves “Liberals”? I learned from my time in college that the liberal ideology is a combination of smoke and mirrors. They want freedom as long as their rights are protected and their rivals are vilified. They no more want a debate, than #BARRYO wants to reduce the debt. These people want to squash debate and impose their progressive beliefs on us all. What is it going to take for American citizens to stand up and demand the debate? How long must we continue to call each other names as opposed to reaching compromised solutions? When will the media hold the elite political class accountable? These are questions that should be easy to answer based on the problems we have, yet they are so far from being resolved. We are in trouble and the Red Lights are blinking. Stop hitting the snooze America and wake the eff up!

    • notsofastthere

      Compromise? As long as Reid, Pelosi, Obama are there the word compromise means it’s done our way or not at all.
      Reid: no budget in 4 years and refuses to bring any Republican proposals up for debate. Name calling is a waste of time, but passing an unread healthcare bill in the dead of night is criminal. There can’t be compromise under those conditions.

  • tinlizzieowner

    Al Gore blames Fox News and right-wing talk radio for “hostile environment for progressive ideas”.

    Translation from ‘Liberalspeak’:
    ‘Gore Blames Fox News For Being Forced To $ Sell $ His Network To The Mouthpiece Of The Muslim Brotherhood’.
    😉 😉

    • Orangeone

      Looks like we are doing a good job saving our Constitutional Republic! Keep up the hostile environment, please !!!

      • tinlizzieowner

        It’s MY country and I’m cheap and selfish. I went to war once under a Democratic President, going to war against one, isn’t that much different. 😉

        • Orangeone

          And because of you and the other veterans that visit and post here, as well as the ones that don’t, we continue to enjoy the freedoms our forefathers ensured we have. Thank you again for the sacrifices you made!

  • Conniption Fitz

    Earth to Al Gore – We all know what the code word, ‘Progressive’ means and we don’t want any of your communist global warming hocum and carbon tax tyranny.

  • What a worthless waste of a carbon hoof-print.

  • MominNV

    gore’s 15 minutes ENDED long ago. he is Irrelevant.

  • badbadlibs

    Nobody in their right mind would listen to or head the droning of this crazy man.

    • notsofastthere

      Hey badbad – I hate to break it to you, but people are still buying his book. Too bad we still have a lot of people in America who are OUT OF THEIR MINDS 🙂
      Too many screwballs for the men in the white coats carrying butterfly nets to handle efficiently 🙂

      • badbadlibs

        Yep, the crazies are on the loose. Too bad.

  • Vornak

    Al Gore blames Gen. Omar Bradley and the 12 Army Group for “hostile environment for National Socialist ideas”.

    Al Gore blames Gen. Mark Clark and the U.S. VI Corps for “hostile environment for Fascist ideas”.

    Yes, Al, thankfully they are.

  • RocklinConservative

    Lame stream media, which has a far greater reach, created an environment hostile to conservatives and Constitution loving Americans.

  • MadAsHellJack

    And all of these government media outlets that have idiots like The Goracle on are Real News????? Give me a F&*%$*G Break! I so wish The Goracle and his buddies The Klintones would move to Afghanistan, Pakistan or one of the other many Stan countries.

    And this asshat/douchebag flim-flam man coulda been president.

    • 57thunderbird

      And take the Bush’s with them.

  • tinlizzieowner

    Time to change the name of ‘Al Jazzera’ to ‘Al’s Jazzera’.

    • Orangeone

      1,000 Likes for that genius idea!

      • tinlizzieowner

        One ‘like’ will do fine, thank you. 🙂

  • Lord help us if this is the “Right Scoop”–

  • froggy19510

    Al Gore is an idiot.

    I love saying that.

    • notsofastthere

      Al Gore is a rich idiot and he is on Michelle Obama’s targeted list of obese people. BTW even Michelle is on Michelle’s list of obese people. Now, that is Progress.

      • crosshr

        ouch !!! lol

    • Orangeone

      I like reading it. Please say it over, and over and over :):):)

  • 57thunderbird

    I don’t call him Al Bore for nothing.

    • crosshr

      you mean Al Boar !

  • repubboy

    Fool !

  • bjohnson55

    “24 hour propoganda masquerading as news” he is talking about NBC, MSNBC, CBS, PBS, TBN, CNN, ABC and now Al Jezerra isn’t he?


    …why do we give this IDIOT GORE any air time at all,

    WHY ?”

  • TLaMana

    If what Algore says is true, there is only one thing I have to say about that… GOOD!

  • “Unfortunately after 2014 that will no longer be a big issue for him.”

    That’s what impeachment and criminal prosecution are for.

    • Orangeone

      And that’s why we must take the Senate in 2014. Please are starting to feel Barky’s tax hikes and ObamaCare is kicking in

  • Really Al, REALLY?! Ooooo Fox and some talk radio guys. Man, Conservatives just rule the airwaves and TV…oh wait, no they don’t. It still amazes that people can say with a straight face that there is no Liberal Media. Let’s see here…NBC, ABC, MSNBC, CNN and the list goes on. The media is hostile towards ANYONE that doesn’t agree with them.

  • Terry

    Algore wishes we could return to the days when Walter Cronkite told us how it is…. Americans are hostile to “progressive ideas” because they are un-American.

    • tinlizzieowner

      I’ll tell ya what, I’ll bet Gore remembers Paul Harvey. I guess he’s ‘to blame’ too. 😉
      This was 47 years ago. April 3, 1965. An amazing prediction.
      Millions of Americans listened to his programs which, were broadcast over 1,200 radio stations nationwide, while Gore’s ‘progressives’ were ‘going to San Francisco with flowers in their hair’.
      When you listen to this, remember the commentary was broadcast 47 years ago on April 3, 1965.
      It’s short…less than three minutes. You will be amazed.

  • hongryhawg

    Hostile environment for progressive ideas? Must be working. Keep it up, Double it down!

  • chatterbox365

    A pile of dog poop has more relevance than this moron. Every now and then, the Left has to dust the cobwebs off of Al Bore for entertainment purposes.

    • crosshr

      please, be nice to Al Boar, i mean Al Bore !

  • Jay

    Sigh… if only Honey Boo Boo had endorsed Romney…

  • 57thunderbird

    As long as I live and breathe,I shall do all within my ability to see that it remains a hostile environment for progressive(communist)ideas!

  • Yazz55

    Al Gore complains that Fox & talk radio actually report about all the problems he’s created.

  • froggy19510

    Al Gore blames Fox News and right-wing talk radio for “hostile environment for progressive ideas”

    Well their doing their job.

  • aZjimbo

    fat al bore is a communist blowhard.

  • Diogenes_wy

    Progressive ideas: an oxymoron. Progressives don’t have ‘ideas’, they have talking points based on Marxist/socialist dogma.

    Hostile environment: We know BS when we see/hear it.

    Another old saying: “It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.” – Mark Twain

  • mikeinidaho

    1) With communists, it’s ALWAYS someone else’s fault, always!
    2) Al Gore is a moron and an opportunist piece of crap.
    3) The communists will never give up on their own and must be driven from power in theis country. One way or the other they MUST be defeated in order to restore the Republic.
    4) Lock and load, American Revolution II is coming.