"If I have not seen as far as others, it is because giants were standing on my shoulders." -- Hal Abelson
Thursday, August 30, 2007
India tribe to honor Al Gore on global warming
...The chieftains have invited Gore to their remote village for the award ceremony on Oct 6 where they expect 300,000 local people to attend. The award will consist of some traditional gifts and a "small amount of money".
A spokeswoman for Gore said he was "very humbled" to hear of the award but did not know whether he would be able to attend the ceremony....