Al Roker proves ‘polar vortex’ isn’t a modern media creation

http://twitter.com/#!/hello_mab/status/420704992261992448

Most of us hadn’t heard of such a thing as a polar vortex before this week, and it didn’t make anyone smarter when CNN told us that the United States of America had been sucked into one. NBC’s Al Roker decided to drag out the 1959 edition of the American Meteorology Society Glossary of Meteorology to set everyone straight.

http://twitter.com/#!/RollTide712/status/420704886771449856
http://twitter.com/#!/AlfredSandy/status/420704942035193856
http://twitter.com/#!/YourMKEDining/status/420705023840890881

If the polar vertex has been around that long, maybe it’s a bit premature to link this one to global warming.

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/01/07/al-roker-proves-polar-vortex-isnt-a-modern-media-creation/