As you read this, remember that Al Gore was next in line to be Commander-in-Chief for 8 years.Assuming that Gore is not being misquoted, this represents a complete about face on
global warming climate change. DEFCON 5 is the lowest state of readiness and engagement for the Armed Forces. (SAC was put on DEFCON 2 during the Cuban Missle Crisis. No other units have ever been past DEFCON 3.)
Or maybe it represents … oh, never mind.