Oliver Stone Comments on Hurricane Sandy Being “Punishment”

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/ November 1, 2012

Director Oliver Stone not only has a passion for film, but also has a strong opinion on politics. While he supports Obama, Stone is quick to point out faults from both sides. In a recent interview with the Huffpost, the man who brought us Scarface alluded to Hurricane Sandy being “punishment” for lack of care by our nation’s leaders.

Stone is an equal opportunity critic, arguing that neither Obama nor Mitt Romney tackled climate change in a substantive way. “I was a little disappointed at the third debate when neither of them talked about climate control and the nature of the situation on Earth,” Stone said. “I think there’s kind of a weird statement coming right after … this is a punishment … Mother Nature cannot be ignored. That’s all I thought about.”

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