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I thought that Gore intentionally talked about worst case scenarios in order for us to focus on the enormity of the issue. Katrina was a worst case scenario, too; only a few individuals took the threat seriously and look what happened there.
And then I thought that he made a few specific points about what individuals can do, in order for us to see that it's not really that big of a sacrifice for each of us to make, to ensure that the planet has a future.
I came out of the film hopeful as to our ability, troubled as to our will, angry as to the current political situation, although this last predates the film.