Former vice President Al Gore just cashed out literally. Mr. Gore just purchased a large amount of Apple stock by exercising his Apple stock options. The exercise lets Al Gore purchase 59,000 shares of stock from Apple at the going price of $7.475 a share which brings his grand total to about $441,000 . And with shares a hair under $500 the shares he now owns are worth a whopping $29.5 million. Gore still has 61,574 he can still exercise..What a come up.