An Inconvenient Sequel

An Inconvenient Sequel

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DVD - 2017
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Former Vice President Al Gore presents evidence that the negative effects of global warming have increased since the release of the film "An inconvenient truth" a decade earlier.
Publisher: Hollywood, California :, Paramount Pictures,, [2017]
Edition: Widescreen
Copyright Date: ©2017
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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GeneralAmerica
May 29, 2018

The people who gave this book a negative rating are not scientist but graduates of trump university - which does not offer a science degree.

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Jimbo11
May 28, 2018

Catastrophic global warming is the second biggest scientism hoax after the evolution of life: matter JUST IS [vs. nothing] COMES ALIVE on a FLUKE life platform to a 100' whale!!! [repeat programming, group-think cultural conformism] ......or a whale of a Ma Nature fairy-tale?

Either the Good News is THE fake news or LIFE evolution and catastrophic warming is THE fake science, PC scientism.

Is science ONLY material? What about the NON-material, HUMAN-centric SOCIAL sciences? Human symptomatic psychology or the nature of the heart....of the human mind? Are the social sciences effective or is there a need for God-centric SUPER science: IN formation, order or organization of pure information: no lies and deception of dark, deceived hearts? Opponents almost always go to ad hominem, personal attacks because they have no logic [of Logos, God] and are of the imputed human pride aka hubris or arrogance with blind faith in leftward ideologies.

In short, political, temporal PC utopianism or Thy perfect, eternal kingdom come?

God is deemed by many as just "religious" superstition. Is there is no battle of The Light of the super loving Mastermind vs. the darkness and lite, the superimposed superficiality of the super CON artist? How does LIFE evolution explain chaos, conflict, politicization, crime and murder....oh-so natural selection? Super simple: why do we need locks?

THE evolution is EVILution: 100s of millions killed in wars or aborted since Darwin's Origins, 1859, to WWI, WWII, Korean War, the Vietnam War, Iran-Iraq War / Muslim slaughter [yet Israel is deemed evil] of the continuing Middle East chaos and the now more civil, 2nd American civil war as well as myriad other conflicts with horrific deaths. It is NOT simpleton L vs. R political but left OUT vs. upRIGHT, true from God's super perspective: down to a but natural world.

Like lefty National SOCIALISM [Nazi] to INTERNATIONAL communism [a better CON] ideology is toxic-intoxicating, including super green PC leftism-environmentalism. Watermelons are green on the outside and red/super lefty on the inside. PC is power as control not power as knowledge for personal empowerment.

As a true liberal - not LIBERALism - AND a true conservative, I favor non-ideological stewardship and conservation.

Are we to believe there is no re-Creator artist with true love - nurturing AND sin pruning - bonding > super CON artist with blinding sin-bondage?

Supernatural RESURRECTION ability > fallen, aka dumb-down human GULLIBILITY. If the best and brightest are in our universities, where are the answers? Not to be found as NO WISDOM, wise UP, truly is not valued as there is ideological idolatry. Do we have marketplace of ideas PUBLIC schools - like the MOA with CHOICE - or godless-secularizing GOVERNMENT $chool$?

Even the Paris accord was based on the prediction there would be MINIMAL impact on the climate! There have been periods of human history which were far warmer, well before the Industrial Age. Is the GLOBAL government to create a climate-regulatory THERMOSTAT or is the greater danger a funny-money [PAPER] financial MELTDOWN with a $21 trillion debt?

D E N I A L of the obvious!

Mr. Gore has gotten very WEALTHY and PUBLIC prominent. Wealth is external and temporal, however, and the mass of people are fooled and foolish. Compare the shallow praise of other comments.

I am super RICH: internal and eternal.....and I am known to my LORD...and savior.

Thus, THE issue is hysterical alarmism WARMING or God's wake up WARNING: repent or turn from leftward and left OUT to upRIGHT, true.

Q: Apart FROM - left OUT - OR a part OF Thy kingdom?

Al Gore-think or the cross as the ALGORithm of transformation to personal resurrection per Romans 12:1-8, esp. 2-3?

A: GOD'S truth to your PC, Power as [mind] Control, Mr. Gore!

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kpelish
May 13, 2018

Well-produced and thankful that this 70-year old warrior still continues his fight. Main focus is on COP in Paris and the behind-the-scenes negotiations to bring India back in after the U.S. comes across as blaming. Because climate change is so widely known as a crucial issue, this film does seem at times to repeat his initial message.

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byoneoka
Apr 01, 2018

A gift of hope enriched by the actions of proponents of the reduction of greenhouse gases, and emboldened by the support of so many who seek sanity in this world.

Gina_Vee Mar 14, 2018

An Inconvenient Truth was a lot more informative, though I think the sequel does a good job of speaking to the seriousness of global warming.

A strong sequel to An Inconvenient Truth.

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TREVOR E TAYLOR
Mar 04, 2018

Al Gore is a breath of fresh air considering the smell coming from Washington D.C. these days. I recommend this to everyone.

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josiehann
Jan 22, 2018

I agree with previous comments: this is an important topic, perhaps the most important issue of our era...but the movie did not feel nearly as impactful as An Inconvenient Truth. Global climate change needs all our energy and focus, so another documentary is helpful to keep the issue at the forefront.

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LawyerLady
Jan 12, 2018

Any documentary on climate change is important, and I have seen many good ones. This was okay. I felt it focused more on Al Gore himself, than the climate issues at hand. However, the global warming threat is very real and this doc. keeps that threat at the forefront. A must rent!

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nathahow
Jan 05, 2018

If you believe in this you are silly, he had been at it for a decade, he made millions just by talking about it without any success in resolving the real issues. Why not show the world the real reality, why is it so polluted in major cities, it is because you keep destroying nature for your skyscrapers and not enough trees to filter the air. Have all the factories that polluted been shut down. We all know by now that the scientists said they liked to get government grants, and that it was the planet alignment that was causing temperature rise. Now that the planet shifted again we are seeing colder weather. On island it is usual for the house to be destroyed, and most of them built their houses on wet land causing their house to flood. The inconvenient truth is he use data to manipulate global warming to serve his purposes. Action speak louder than words.

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jimg2000
Dec 07, 2017

Ending comments, P1 of 2:
Martin Luther King famously answered a question during some of the bleakest hours of the Civil Rights Movement, when someone asked, "How long is this gonna take?" He said, "How long? Not long." "Because no lie can live forever." "How long? Not long." "Because the moral arc of the universe is long," "but it bends toward justice." "How long? Not long." We are close in this movement. We are very close to the tipping point beyond which this movement, like the abolition movement, like the women's suffrage movement, like the Civil Rights Movement, like the anti-apartheid movement, like the movement for gay rights, is resolved into a choice between right and wrong.

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jimg2000
Dec 07, 2017

Ending comments, P2 of 2:
And because of who we are as human beings, the outcome is foreordained. And it is right to save the future for humanity! It is wrong to pollute this Earth and destroy the climate balance! It is right to give hope to the future generation! It will not be easy. And we, too, in this movement will encounter a series of no's. The great American poet Wallace Stevens, in the last century, one of his lines was this, "After the last no comes a yes." "And on that yes the future world depends."

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jimg2000
Dec 07, 2017

Well, not exactly, because, um, you're in Georgetown, which is the reddest city in the reddest county in Texas, and I'm a conservative Republican... But our duty to our ratepayers is to provide them with the lowest possible
utility cost.
-And money talks.
But then, wouldn't it just make sense from a common-sense standpoint,
the less stuff you put in the air, the better it is?
- Yeah.
I mean, common sense. You don't need scientists to debate that.
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Trump has said he will "cancel the Paris Climate Agreement" and also promised to promote coal power and fracking, and says he will allow for oil and gas drilling on federal land.

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jimg2000
Dec 07, 2017

Fourteen years ago the best projections available were that we would be able to install worldwide one gigawatt of solar electricity per year. Well, when 2010 arrived, we beat that goal by 17 times over. Last year, we beat that goal 58 times over. This year, we're on track to beat that goal 73 times over.
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Actually, the atmosphere of the Earth is a very thin shell surrounding the planet. And, of course, right now we are putting 110 million tons of heat-trapping global-warming pollution into that space every single day. We're using this as an open sewer for all of the gaseous waste in our global civilization.

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jimg2000
Dec 07, 2017

Look at this downpour that hit Tucson, Arizona, and watch the water splash off the city. They're now calling these things "rain bombs." Houston's been hit between May of last year and May of this year. Two 1-in-500-year floods and one 1-in-1,000-year downpour. Now, that's unusual. Almost Noah-like. This was in Spain last fall. In Chile, last year. Epic event. And now, today, there are water rescues underway in southeast Louisiana.
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Days into his presidency, Donald Trump is sending chills down the spines of environmentalists and some EPA employees. This trifecta of cabinet appointments, all staunch fossil fuel supporters who've expressed doubts about the urgency of climate change.

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jimg2000
Dec 07, 2017

The way you know global warming is real is if the hottest year ever is the year you're currently in. Fourteen of the 15 hottest years ever measured have been since 2001. The hottest of all was 2016.

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Something happened last night at one of the most iconic locations in New York the World Trade Center, Ground Zero. A flood of water with a current so strong it flooded the reconstruction.
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You know, Florida's called the Sunshine State? The head of the second-biggest fossil fuel utility there was actually quoted as saying,
"Yes, we're the Sunshine State," "but, remember, we're also the partly cloudy state." And they have lobbied the state legislature to basically make it illegal to lease a solar panel for your rooftop from anybody but the fossil fuel-burning utility!

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