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sabra Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-03-10 03:44 PM
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Palin blames environmentalists for oil spill
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Source: Toronto Star

The Gulf oil spill is your fault, Sarah Palin tells extreme environmentalists on her Facebook site.

Heres the deal, the former U.S. Republican vice-presidential candidate says. With your nonsensical effort to lock up safer drilling areas . . . Youre not preventing environmental hazards; youre outsourcing them and making drilling more dangerous.

British Petroleums deep water offshore drilling site in the Gulf of Mexico exploded five weeks ago and has been spewing millions of barrels of crude oil into the waters off the Southern U.S. states ever since.

Extreme deep water drilling is not the preferred choice to meet our countrys energy needs, but your protests and lawsuits and lies about onshore and shallow water drilling have locked up safer areas. Its catching up with you, Palin tells environmentalists. The tragic, unprecedented deep water Gulf oil spill proves it.

The Arctic National Wildlife Reserve, with its drilling footprint like a postage stamp on a football field, and the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska, with its rich lodes of oil and natural gas, sit untouched because of environmentalists, the former Alaska governor says.

Radical environmentalists: you are damaging the planet.

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  -Palin blames environmentalists for oil spill sabra  Jun-03-10 03:44 PM   #0 
  - Ah, so it was 'radical environmentalists' a.k.a. people who give a sh*t about the environment  ixion   Jun-03-10 03:46 PM   #1 
  - Actually imo she is right.  cstanleytech   Jun-03-10 04:01 PM   #7 
     - "technically safer" to drill is rather open to interpretation, don't you think?  liberation   Jun-03-10 05:04 PM   #16 
        - Well, it's certainly easier to deal with....  Lagomorph   Jun-03-10 05:59 PM   #19 
        - *grin*  cstanleytech   Jun-03-10 11:49 PM   #26 
        - Thanks BTW, I would have  cstanleytech   Jun-04-10 06:59 PM   #31 
  - This woman is absolutely batshit crazy nt  auburngrad82   Jun-03-10 03:53 PM   #2 
  - So true...  KansDem   Jun-03-10 04:00 PM   #6 
  - DRILL BABY DRILL  saigon68   Jun-03-10 04:02 PM   #9 
     - You know, that really is one of the best things she has ever said  hyphenate   Jun-04-10 12:07 AM   #28 
        - Its so Fucking BRAZEN  saigon68   Jun-04-10 06:20 AM   #30 
  - +1000000  smirkymonkey   Jun-03-10 04:03 PM   #10 
  - Yes. Definitely certifiable. n/t  Zorra   Jun-03-10 06:02 PM   #20 
  - Sarah Ought to go into Comedy  Demeter   Jun-03-10 03:54 PM   #3 
  - Because...  bergie321   Jun-03-10 03:56 PM   #4 
  - her lies about this prove she's a sociopath  fascisthunter   Jun-03-10 04:00 PM   #5 
  - This just in: Palin blames New Orleans for causing Hurricane Katrina.  bulloney   Jun-03-10 04:02 PM   #8 
  - No. It was the environmentalists  Golden Raisin   Jun-03-10 04:06 PM   #11 
  - Apologies to sacks of doorknobs but COME ON!!!!!  benld74   Jun-03-10 04:10 PM   #12 
  - My Parents taught me that if you can't say anything nice about somebody, don't say anything..So..  BlueJazz   Jun-03-10 04:24 PM   #13 
  - At long last woman, have you no sense of decency?  NICO9000   Jun-03-10 04:28 PM   #14 
  - It truly never enters her mind that we could use an energy source other than oil.  Dems to Win   Jun-03-10 04:55 PM   #15 
  - WHY DOES ANYTHING SHE SAYS MATTER?  mulsh   Jun-03-10 05:05 PM   #17 
  - I guess Todd's former employer's 97% share of egregious and willful OSHA violations  tanyev   Jun-03-10 05:46 PM   #18 
  - calls to mind St. Ronnie  lanlady   Jun-03-10 06:38 PM   #21 
  - So deepwater drilling is unsafe? Silly twit will be singing a different tune in a few years  time_has_come   Jun-03-10 07:04 PM   #22 
  - There's no lie too big for right wingers  daleo   Jun-03-10 08:12 PM   #23 
  - What's so great about drilling on land?  GoddessOfGuinness   Jun-03-10 08:21 PM   #24 
  - Unimaginable fucking moron  complain jane   Jun-03-10 11:40 PM   #25 
  - Ummmmmmmmmmm......WTF?  hyphenate   Jun-04-10 12:02 AM   #27 
  - Gee, She Is Blaming Pro-Offshore Drilling Environmentalists? Is There Such A Thing?  TomCADem   Jun-04-10 01:47 AM   #29 

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