If you’re trying to court a special lady, it’s probably best not to take your pick-up lines from a failed presidential candidate. Earlier this week, former Democratic presidential nominee and Nobel laureate Al Gore stopped by the “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” to talk about his new documentary.
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Gore pitched the new film as “an amazingly hot date movie,” and Colbert decided to take it even further and put together a series of “Al Gore-approved climate change pick-up lines.”
Obviously, the one-liners left a lot to be desired, with jabs like, “Are you climate change? Because when I look at you, the world disappears.” And even a cringe-worthy innuendo with, “Tell you what, sea level is not the only thing rising around here.”
While they’re great for television, if you’re going to try to land a date with the love of your life, we’d suggest you ask her out for coffee instead of making references to greenhouse gasses.