The Obamas are planning to purchase a $15M summer home on Martha’s Vineyard, right on the Atlantic coast.
But when Obama got the nomination in ’08, that “was the moment when the rise of the oceans began to slow and our planet began to heal.”
So, no worries.
Via Daily Caller.
Former President Barack Obama’s possible new mansion on Martha’s Vineyard could be totally underwater by the year 2100, according to a climate change model relying on government data.
The Obamas are reportedly in the process of buying the island property, which was originally listed at listed at $14,850,000, from Boston Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck. Though the deal has yet to be finalized, both TMZ and the Boston Herald have reported that the Obamas are in escrow.
Climate Central, a research group funded by the government during the Obama administration, projects the Obamas’ possible new mansion to be well underwater in its “Extreme Scenario 2100” model….
The research group’s “Unchecked pollution” model shows the waterline approaching where the house would be on the map. Even the “Sharp carbon cuts” model shows the waterline surpassing the private beach, encroaching into the tree line….
Neither Obama’s personal office nor Climate Central returned emails seeking comment for this article.