Wine Industry vs. Whine Industry

Shakedown artist Al Gore caught hundreds of people in his gravitational pull again — this time at the… get this: The Climate Change and Wine Conference in Barcelona.

Gore said the wine industry (::cough::”United States”::cough::) must do more to fight climate change via purchasing carbon credits, which it just so happens he’ll be selling from the trunk of his private jet just after the meeting.

I never know whether to serve the white or the red with scam.

Actually, Gore’s “cause” does have a lot in common with fine wine: both ask too much money, are getting really old, and need a cork put in it.

Using wine as an example, here’s how the “climate change” business works:


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