Al Gore’s 24-year-old son was arrested and jailed in Southern California this morning.He's stuck there until his arraignment, either Thursday or Friday. Sad. And regrettably, a morsel for the right wing talkers to slobber over.
Al Gore III, 24, was driving a blue Toyota Prius about 100 miles an hour on the San Diego Freeway... [...]
In the search, the deputy found less than an ounce of marijuana and a clutch of prescription pills that included the narcotic Vicodin, addictive sleep and anxiety aids Valium, Xanax and Soma, and the amphetamine Adderall...
“He doesn’t have a prescription for any of these pills, and that’s what makes it illegal,” said Mr. Amormino.More than 10 hours after his arrest on drug charges, the younger Gore remained in a Southern California jail because no one had showed up to post his $20,000 bail. [...]
The elder Gore was in Britain on Tuesday and is scheduled to appear in New York City on Thursday to promote “Live Earth”... [...]
Mr. Amormino said that it “seemed unusual” that no one had bailed out the younger Mr. Gore.