Prince Harry Gets Called Out For Taking A Private Jet To Play Polo In Aspen: 'A Total Hypocrite'

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Aug. 23 2021, Published 9:47 a.m. ET

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Fans couldn't help but call out Prince Harry for not being environmentally savvy after he took a private jet to play polo with his pals in Aspen, Colo.

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One person wrote, "Yesterday, Prince Harry took a private jet home from a polo match — after lecturing us all about how climate change is one of the world's 'most pressing issues.' A total hypocrite. Elite environmentalism is about telling the little people to know their place," while GB News host Dan Wootton fumed, "You couldn't make it up! Fake eco-warrior Prince Harry takes another private jet flight — this time to go to a posh polo match. Just remember this is a bloke hectoring us all about air travel. Given his actions, he should be roundly ignored."

Of course, Piers Morgan — who frequently bashes Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle — had something to say about the royal's mode of transportation.

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"If this two-faced twerp tries to lecture us again about carbon footprints, ignore him," he said.

The 36-year-old has made it clear that saving the environment is important to him. While speaking to Oprah Winfrey in March, he said: "Kids growing up in today's world, pretty depressing right. Depending on where you live, you home country is either on fire, it's either underwater, hoses or forests are being flattened."

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In December 2020, Harry also said it's important to be nice to Mother Nature for future generations. “The moment you become a father, everything really does change,” he said. "You start to realize, what is the point of bringing a new person into this world, if they get to your age and it’s on fire?"

He added: “We can’t steal their future. I’ve always believed that, hopefully, we can leave the world in a better place than when we found it. We really need to take a moment and think, how do we get what we need and have our desire fulfilled without taking from our children and generations to come?”

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Apparently, Harry didn't seem to mind flying on a 20-seater jet to the Sentebale ISPS Handa Polo Cup tournament, though. After the tournament was over, Harry flew back to Montecito, Calif., to be with his wife and two kids.

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