Tuesday, May 23, 2006
Michiko Kakutani may be the most feared book critic in America, but she loves Al Gore's new book. Book? Yes, it seems Gore's global warming blitz includes not just the PowerPoint-slideshow-turned-movie, but also a book by the same title. Kakutani's verdict on it: An Inconvenient Truth, she writes, is lucid, harrowing and bluntly effective.