Guest “I couldn’t make this sort of schist up if I was trying” by David Middleton
This is sort of a follow up to Eric’s post on the Obama’s new beachfront mansion…
Climate Change Could Leave Obama’s Possible New Mansion Underwater, According To Researchers Funded By Obama Admin
August 26, 2019
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.
Climate Central’s model is based off of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) “extreme rise” scenario, which Climate Central described as “unlikely but increasingly plausible” in an April 2017 report.
The soon-to-be submerged mansion is in the red oval…