Enter to win every day in CTNOW's 21 Days of Summer Giveaways. Click here to see today's prize.
Topics

Matt Lauer

David Letterman grills Al Gore about selling Current to Al Jazeera

David Letterman grills Al Gore about selling Current to Al Jazeera

  Al Gore has taken a lot of heat since finalizing a deal to sell his struggling cable network Current TV to Al Jazeera, the Qatari news service. Predictably, the backlash started on the right, with numerous outcries from the pundits at Fox News, but Tuesday on “Today,” Matt Lauer pressed the climate-change activist on whether it was hypocritical for him to sell Current to a network financed by fossil-fuel money. And last night it was noted interrogator David Letterman holding Gore’s feet to the flame. On “The Late Show” Tuesday, Gore said he and partner Joel Hyatt founded Current to “have an independent voice for news and...

Loading

82°