Scott Pio, who antecedently worked arsenic an organizer for erstwhile President Donald Trump’s run and is present a authorities legislature campaigner successful Virginia, suggested taking boats retired of the water to code oversea level rise.
“I’m curious, bash you deliberation the oversea level would lower, if we conscionable took each the boats retired of the water? Just a thought, not a statement,” Pio said successful a tweet that has since been deleted. The tweet was accompanied by a representation of the Pacific Ocean dotted with thousands of icons presumed to beryllium boats.
Pio’s tweet garnered the attraction of Democratic radical Blue Virginia.
“The scary happening is, this guy’s not an outlier for today’s Republican Party – the enactment of Donald Trump, Marjorie Taylor-Greene, Lauren Boebert, Bob Good, Ken Cuccinelli, Glenn Youngkin, Winsome Sears, Jason Miyares, etc.,” Blue Virginia wrote. “Which means, of course, that we’d amended not fto these radical instrumentality power, present successful Virginia oregon nationally, unless/until their full enactment fundamentally changes backmost to sanity and actual, blimpish principles, not extremist lunacy.”
Pio aboriginal defended himself against criticism: “When you instrumentality things retired of bath water, the bath h2o decreases, does it not? Got a batch of hatred from your radical for asking a question astir taking things retired of the water. Curious erstwhile you stopped believing successful axenic physics? I conjecture you don’t judge successful subject experiments?”
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