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Did you know Walruses live in the Gulf of Mexico? BP does.

Neither did I.

But that’s what BP said in assuring the cretins in the Bush and Obama administrations that they could handle any problem that arose from their drilling.  For more on the utter depravity of this fetid company, see here.
We REALLY need the corporate death penalty.
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posted May 24, 2010 at 10:24 pm

While puzzling over the Deepwater Horizon spill vs. WWII tanker sinkings in the Gulf of Mexico (not really informative), I came across this blog page from Fabius Maximus. Good info. It includes a list of giant oil spills 1967 to Present.
Deepwater Horizon comes in at #49.
The largest spill also happened in the Gulf of Mexico in 1979–IXTOC Well #1. It released about 475,000 metric tons of oil into Gulf waters. About 24,000 metric tons of oil ended up on Mexican beaches. The well flowed for 9 months before being shut off.
Not much is available vis a vis ecological effects of this oil spill.
My uneconomic idea for penalizing BP–for every barrel of oil that flows into the Gulf from Deepwater Horizon, the price of gas comes down by a tenth of a penny.

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posted May 25, 2010 at 7:11 am

It’s times like this I wonder how anyone can possibly support off-shore drilling anymore, with oil companies totally unconcerned about the devastating consequences should anything go wrong (and as a result, things go wrong with alarming frequency).
America is addicted to oil, and apparently, we’re willing to ignore the warning signs and completely destroy ourselves for another hit. Disgusting.

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