North America 1 August 2012 Nine tweeters who think Al Gore died today Gore Vidal died today. Al Gore did not. Somebody tell these people. Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up Twitter user Dan Munz has done a public service, collecting all the people who think that Al Gore died this morning (it was, of course, Gore Vidal). Here's a selection; visit his feed for more: › Is benefit-bashing the next Osborne gamble to go wrong? Al Gore, who is definitely not dead. Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter. Subscribe To stay on top of global affairs and enjoy even more international coverage subscribe for just £1 per month!