In 1976, then-Presidential candidate Jimmy Carter predicted that the world would run out of oil by 2011. He was wrong.
Before rigor mortis sets in, climate-change alarmists on the Left are still trying to resurrect Jimmy Carter as an icon for the activist role government should play in dictating how people should live.
“If only we’d listened to Jimmy Carter on renewables, consumption, and transportation,” Slate‘s Ellin Stein writes. “Carter was not striking off in a bold new direction with any of these initiatives. He was reflecting the political mainstreaming of a movement.”
In fact, even before he was elected, Carter predicted calamity would befall America if the nation didn’t change its oil-consuming ways.
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