Al Gore's TV Power Play

The former Vice-President is matching the popularity of his movie with the success of an interactive TV news channel and Web site

What's your favorite image of Al Gore? Maybe it's Gore standing ramrod straight at a presidential debate, or lecturing about global warming in the documentary An Inconvenient Truth? Mine run along those lines. But on Sept. 17, it was a totally different Al Gore who greeted me at the Four Seasons Hotel. Clad in a black suit and black silk shirt, Gore was pounding on his laptop computer in the same room where he had exchanged Hollywood happy-talk the night before with Sean Penn and other entertainment power-players.

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