Most Brilliant Climate Speech Yet by Obama?

April 26, 2015

If you saw the President’s as-always, pitch near-perfect and impeccably timed speech to the White House Correspondent’s Dinner last, you saw his final bit with his “Anger Translator”, a brillant parody on the ‘angry  black man” so loved and feared by the Fox News Crowd.
But even the Anger Translator is taken aback by the President’s rage about climate deniers….

The use of humor to cut thru to the bone is rarely deployed like this by a Chief Executive.  Only John Oliver has done anything quite as skewering as this.

Below, the equally brilliant and effective piece from Oliver’s Last Week Tonight show.

One Response to “Most Brilliant Climate Speech Yet by Obama?”


  1. […] Peter Sinclair likens the power of President Obama’s “anger translator” with John Oliver’s look at climate science consensus. […]


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