Many of us in 2008 Barack Obama was making a fool of himself during that campaign. Now, in a way, it’s a scientific fact. Here is Ethel C. Fenig writing at American Thinker:
After clinching the Democratic nomination for president after his Minnesota primary win in June 2008, then-senator Barack Hussein Obama (D-Ill.) gave a triumphant speech concluding with the following grandiose prophecy:
I am absolutely certain that generations from now, we will be able to look back and tell our children that this was the moment when we began to provide care for the sick and good jobs to the jobless; this was the moment when the rise of the oceans began to slow and our planet began to heal; this was the moment when we ended a war and secured our nation and restored our image as the last, best hope on Earth. This was the moment – this was the time – when we came together to remake this great nation so that it may always reflect our very best selves, and our highest ideals.
Well, that was then. This is now.
This was the moment that Hurricane Matthew’s potent winds are bringing higher oceans levels, higher tides, and warnings of storm surges.
Storm surge flooding has already occurred along the northeast Florida coast, including in Daytona Beach and St. Augustine, and is spreading north.
According to the National Weather Service in Jacksonville, Florida, Friday morning, “Barrier islands are likely to be breached and it is extremely possible that new inlets will be cut off in the worst affected areas.” The NWS office in Charleston, South Carolina, said Friday tide levels at both Charleston, South Carolina, and Ft. Pulaski, Georgia, could approach or even surpass those seen during the October 2015 epic flood event.
(But don’t worry – this weather destruction will really stop with the new climate change agreement Obama so fervently believes in, according to MSNBC’s master scientist and announcer, Ron Allen.
Read more: American Thinker