“There will be significant population movements, fights over land, millions of people leaving places because they’re literally sinking below the sea in Indonesia, because of the fights over what is arable land anymore,” he warned.
Joe Biden is in Europe to attend the G-7 summit and then meet with Vladimir Putin but he took time out to address American servicemen and women in the United Kingdom and give them the benefit of the knowledge and wisdom he’s picked up since taking office.
“When I went over to the tank in the Pentagon when I was first was elected vice president with President Obama, the military sat us down and let us know what the greatest threats facing America were, the greatest physical threats,” he said. “This is not a joke. You know what the Joint Chiefs told us the greatest physical threat facing America was? Global warming.”
That he had to preface that statement by saying “This is not a joke” pretty much confirms that there may not be LOL, ROTFLMAO humor to be found in stating that global warming is the “greatest physical threat” to the United States, but it’s still a joke.
I don’t suppose that Russia’s 6,400 nuclear weapons pose much of a real threat to us — not like the warming of the earth. How toasty can Russia make the U.S. compared to Mother Nature’s heatwave? Not even close.