al gore may have beaten George W. Bush on points in their first debate in 2000, but he audibly sighed.
al gore surprised the television world when his Current TV landed Keith Olbermann.
And although al gore was not the president, he was the incumbent vice president and had the same problem in 2000.
Sometimes, as in the case of John Kerry and al gore, the losers were considered frontrunners the next time around.
I was also there for the winning/losing/tying/“losing” campaign of al gore in 2000.
And how about al gore (Vanderbilt) vs. Dick Cheney (Wisconsin) in the Final Four?
The fired host unloads on Current TV, accusing al gore of being a dilettante and co-owner Joel Hyatt of blackmail.
But I'm not sure we know that he would have ended up counting enough overvotes to put al gore in the Oval Office.
It has been, for al gore, a swift and brutal fall from grace.
Indeed maybe it is possible that al gore would have been president if Roberts had been chief justice in 2000.
Old English gor "dirt, dung, filth, shit," a Germanic word (cf. Middle Dutch goor "filth, mud;" Old Norse gor "cud;" Old High German gor "animal dung"), of uncertain origin. Sense of "clotted blood" (especially shed in battle) developed by 1560s.
"triangular piece of ground," Old English gara, related to gar "spear" (see gar), on the notion of "triangularity." Hence also meanings "front of a skirt" (mid-13c.), and "triangular piece of cloth" (early 14c.).