The Carry Out 12-7-16: “Something tells me that Al Gore pulled out the PowerPoint and Trump nodded off much like the country did when Gore ran for President”

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Former US Vice President Al Gore attends a session of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting on January 21, 2015 in Davos. The world's political and business elite gathered for their annual meeting in the glitzy Swiss ski resort with the shadow of recent attacks in France and ongoing global conflicts looming large. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

The Carry Out is the nightly segment where Justin reads the newspaper so you don’t have to. Tonight’s top stories include Mayor Rahm Emanuel meeting with President-elect Donald Trump, Donald Trump choosing Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to lead the EPA, the Dow closing at the highest point since the election, scientists working on a robot primate, the White Sox continuing to overhaul their team after trading Adam Eaton and Chris Sale, the Cubs trading Jorge Soler for Kansas City closer Wade Davis, the Blackhawks beating the Coyotes, the Bulls losing for the third straight time, the Bears getting ready to take on the Lions and a new study saying that having a positive outlook on life will help you live longer.

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