Battle royale — which Politician faux-invented the best stuff? Al Gore or Ed Markey?
Decades before YouTube, Facebook and Twitter, before Charlie bit his brother’s finger and long before the Star Wars Kid, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, or CERN as it’s commonly known, created the World Wide Web. Specifically, back on April 30, 1993, CERN released the code for “W3″ to the world royalty-free. The ease of use and the fact that it cost nothing, gave programmers an open field to create. [...]
There are many famous people who are also credited as inventors. But unlike Al Gore, Margaret Thatcher is actually responsible for what is attributed to her. Before she was a well-known politician, she was a part of a research team at J. Lyons and Co. Her work with trying to double the amount of air in ice cream resulted in what we now know as soft serve ice cream. This [...]
Vice President Al Gore somehow didn’t realize that the mainstream media was actually going to ask him questions about his recent sale of Current TV to Al Jazeera for a reported $500 million. Whoops… “I get the criticism, I just disagree with it…” ReactionLOL (2) It’s a Trappp! (0) Bias (0) Losing (0) Fail (0) Winning (0) Aww (0)