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193. no there are thousands of wells & shallow wells are the "safe ones" in our Nat'l Sacrifice Area
er, Gulf Coast region.

Sorry but they all need to be inspected since BushCo's policy of non-inspections and fox-guarding-henhouse MMS did NOTHING in this regard.
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  -Oil rig explodes in Gulf-near Vermillion Bay IndianaGreen  Sep-02-10 10:31 AM   #0 
  - "This is all completely natural." - Rush DraftDodger Limbaugh (R - Propagandist)  SpiralHawk   Sep-02-10 10:31 AM   #1 
  - Korean sub let out NC seals who blew rig--one story-and demolition--retaliation for sinking that SK  SugarShack   Sep-02-10 11:35 AM   #57 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-02-10 01:40 PM   #110 
  - North Koreans with trained seals from North Carolina?  liberation   Sep-02-10 01:56 PM   #124 
     - these seals were on a supply boat---don't you get it???  wordpix   Sep-02-10 02:19 PM   #131 
        - "I think you've blown a seal"  Nihil   Sep-03-10 07:50 AM   #229 
  - I'd love to put this fat ass POS on one of the rigs  Bitwit1234   Sep-02-10 01:45 PM   #113 
  - i hear offshore drilling is very safe these days  Enrique   Sep-02-10 10:33 AM   #2 
  - The devil is in the whatnots  pscot   Sep-02-10 01:07 PM   #102 
  - I heard that too - about 7 months ago  CLANG   Sep-02-10 02:58 PM   #140 
  - Obama: "Oil rigs no longer have spills" -- !!  defendandprotect   Sep-02-10 11:59 PM   #217 
  - Who is in charge of that one?  LisaL   Sep-02-10 10:34 AM   #3 
  - MSNBC reporting it's Mariner Energy  SOS   Sep-02-10 10:36 AM   #8 
  - "among the largest lease holders on the continental shelf," 90 deepwater blocks, 240 fed leases  wordpix   Sep-02-10 01:45 PM   #114 
     - well, well, well - Mariner $1.2 BILLION IN DEBT  wordpix   Sep-02-10 02:13 PM   #129 
        - Because government control is bad and PRIVATIZING natural resources is so great!!  defendandprotect   Sep-03-10 12:00 AM   #218 
  - Don't you mean, "Who is suppose to be in charge of that one?"  KansDem   Sep-02-10 10:56 AM   #25 
  - who is in charge?  Prospero1   Sep-02-10 11:13 AM   #34 
     - as usual, it's the multinational oil corpos who don't pay US taxes  wordpix   Sep-02-10 01:41 PM   #111 
  - Is this the same one?  Downwinder   Sep-02-10 10:34 AM   #4 
  - Dj Vu  no_hypocrisy   Sep-02-10 10:34 AM   #5 
  - oh,no...this is getting way out of hand...it reminds me of West Texas  w8liftinglady   Sep-02-10 10:34 AM   #6 
  - The land of men with few fingers  texastoast   Sep-02-10 04:33 PM   #162 
  - Let us hope we have learned some lessons.  sofa king   Sep-02-10 10:36 AM   #7 
  - You mean lets hope we learn lessons this time.  superconnected   Sep-02-10 10:47 AM   #17 
  - This is capitalism, fuck the lessons. nm  rhett o rick   Sep-02-10 04:52 PM   #167 
     - Okay, yes capitalism does this, but so do socialist and communist nations.  superconnected   Sep-02-10 06:11 PM   #175 
        - My point is that capitalism must be reigned in or kiss Democracy goodby.  rhett o rick   Sep-02-10 08:04 PM   #180 
        - I agree with your point. Capitalism needs to be regulated.  superconnected   Sep-03-10 11:54 AM   #234 
        - Both capitalism and communism are based on exploitation ... we can do better -- !!  defendandprotect   Sep-03-10 12:03 AM   #219 
  - Ha, who cares about lessons, it's profits that are important  lark   Sep-02-10 01:01 PM   #98 
  - That does seem to be the case  primavera   Sep-02-10 01:14 PM   #103 
  - profits + tax evasion, that is the important lesson to be learned here  wordpix   Sep-02-10 01:46 PM   #115 
  - If we learned anything, we'd have reinstated the ban on off-shore drilling which stood for 26 years!  defendandprotect   Sep-03-10 12:06 AM   #220 
  - MSNBC.com reporting one person missing.  sinkingfeeling   Sep-02-10 10:37 AM   #9 
  - NOLA station WDSU reporting that it is reported that a rig owned by  merh   Sep-02-10 10:37 AM   #10 
  - Are there any gushing wells?  LisaL   Sep-02-10 10:40 AM   #14 
  - They are investigating to determine if any leaks or gushers.  merh   Sep-02-10 10:44 AM   #15 
  - The reporting for the first few days after Deepwater Horizon exploded  Bette Noir   Sep-02-10 11:19 AM   #43 
  - Don't you mean, "oil spills?"  KansDem   Sep-02-10 11:08 AM   #29 
     - It may be a simple natural gas explosion  bherrera   Sep-02-10 11:29 AM   #52 
        - Then no matter how big, wait for the media to declare it...  KansDem   Sep-02-10 11:38 AM   #69 
           - I doubt it  bherrera   Sep-02-10 12:29 PM   #87 
              - Hola, senor! Your guess is as good as anyone's in the US  Divernan   Sep-02-10 01:53 PM   #122 
  - A rig NOT producing -- EXPLODES! Wow, that's some weird shit there.  HCE SuiGeneris   Sep-02-10 11:27 AM   #49 
  - and it is still on fire  IndianaGreen   Sep-02-10 12:06 PM   #78 
  - Deepwater Horizon was not producing either...  kirby   Sep-02-10 12:34 PM   #88 
  - It's described as a kind of oil refinery ---why it's in the middle of the Gulf says "tax evasion" to  wordpix   Sep-02-10 01:48 PM   #116 
  - now the corp admits it IS a producing rig - some confusion about how deep it is, 350' v. 2500'  wordpix   Sep-02-10 02:31 PM   #132 
     - Thanks. Amazing how words in the news have so many meanings.  HCE SuiGeneris   Sep-03-10 10:32 AM   #233 
  - Maybe all the oil boyz  femrap   Sep-02-10 12:21 PM   #83 
  - ^^ this gets my vote.n/t  me b zola   Sep-02-10 12:27 PM   #86 
  - Yahoo link says it WAS in production.  louis-t   Sep-02-10 01:02 PM   #99 
  - Oh No, not again...  Ozymanithrax   Sep-02-10 10:37 AM   #11 
  - Oh crap!  Ganja Ninja   Sep-02-10 10:39 AM   #12 
  - my words exactly.  bdamomma   Sep-02-10 12:58 PM   #97 
  - ..  mikelgb   Sep-02-10 10:39 AM   #13 
  - CNN reports all persons accounted for; no deaths, one injured  realisticphish   Sep-02-10 10:46 AM   #16 
  - That probably the only good news.  sakabatou   Sep-02-10 10:49 AM   #19 
     - Yes, but it's also good news that this happened again so close to the last one so it focus's  superconnected   Sep-02-10 11:15 AM   #36 
     - again, according to CNN  realisticphish   Sep-02-10 11:15 AM   #38 
        - the well may not have been producing at the time  CLANG   Sep-02-10 03:08 PM   #142 
  - Calm down, people! It's just a "rig incident."  mikeytherat   Sep-02-10 10:48 AM   #18 
  - Relax, one guy may be dead but you can bet his co-workers will be company men  superconnected   Sep-02-10 10:50 AM   #20 
  - Considering this is not a BP rig that would be very unusual.  Lightning Count   Sep-02-10 10:53 AM   #23 
     - Facts? Who needs 'em?  Nihil   Sep-03-10 07:32 AM   #228 
  - Rig?  nalnn   Sep-02-10 10:52 AM   #21 
  - MSNBC  florida08   Sep-02-10 11:01 AM   #27 
     - USA today  florida08   Sep-02-10 11:26 AM   #47 
        - described as a small oil refinery here  wordpix   Sep-02-10 01:52 PM   #120 
  - The BOP should work this time!  jimlup   Sep-02-10 10:52 AM   #22 
  - The BOP at the BP Macondo well was rated at 20,000lbs / sq"  dipsydoodle   Sep-02-10 11:20 AM   #44 
     - I spend my days working with "Ultra High Pressure"  Frisbee   Sep-02-10 12:19 PM   #82 
     - The blowout wasn't man made  dipsydoodle   Sep-02-10 04:36 PM   #163 
        - I was merely stating that that kind of pressure ...  Frisbee   Sep-03-10 06:42 AM   #227 
     - That seems unlikely to me.  jimlup   Sep-02-10 12:22 PM   #84 
  - Glenn Beck thinks a flock of geese is a sign, but THIS...nah, nothing to see here. Move along.  nolabear   Sep-02-10 10:56 AM   #24 
  - It's a clear sign to me that self-regulation is a joke...  JuniperLea   Sep-02-10 11:06 AM   #28 
  - I would very much like to know if it was drilling into the  Warpy   Sep-02-10 10:57 AM   #26 
  - The platform is about 200 miles west of BP's blown out Macondo well.  Davis_X_Machina   Sep-02-10 11:12 AM   #30 
  - It is in 2,000 feet of water  IndianaGreen   Sep-02-10 11:13 AM   #33 
  - So, it's "only" about a half mile deep, instead of a full mile  Wednesdays   Sep-02-10 11:18 AM   #42 
  - Yes, I finally found the map. This is a much shallower well, thanks  Warpy   Sep-02-10 12:48 PM   #92 
  - I read it is in 450ft of water. nt.  SkyDaddy7   Sep-02-10 11:16 AM   #40 
  - "At least this time they know how to cap the damned thing."  Sal Minella   Sep-02-10 11:17 AM   #41 
  - Ultimately, drilling a relief well still takes several months in any scenario.  Selatius   Sep-02-10 11:26 AM   #48 
  - not a drill rig, it's an oil refinery  wordpix   Sep-02-10 01:54 PM   #123 
  - Mariner Energy shares dip on reports of rig explosion  Joanne98   Sep-02-10 11:13 AM   #31 
  - The Environmental Greenpeace Militant Liberal democrat Terrists strike again  NBachers   Sep-02-10 11:13 AM   #32 
  - they say it wasn't drilling at the time of explosion  florida08   Sep-02-10 11:14 AM   #35 
  - The rig was not active at the time of the explosion.  Lochloosa   Sep-02-10 11:15 AM   #37 
  - So why were 13 workers on it?  More_liberal_than_mo   Sep-02-10 11:40 AM   #70 
     - you still have to maintain it. you can't just let it sit out there unsecured  AllTooEasy   Sep-02-10 12:06 PM   #77 
  - Here's the yahoo finance message board for Mariner Energy, Inc.  Joanne98   Sep-02-10 11:16 AM   #39 
  - Here we go again  craigmatic   Sep-02-10 11:20 AM   #45 
  - Mariner is to be sold. Think the buyer will get a lower selling price?  valerief   Sep-02-10 11:24 AM   #46 
  - Not Surprised At All - Welcome to the 21st Century  YankeeLeft7x   Sep-02-10 11:28 AM   #50 
  - Can we PLEASE parlay this into a renewable energy policy?  jtrockville   Sep-02-10 11:29 AM   #51 
  - "the rig was not actively producing at the time of the incident..."  greiner3   Sep-02-10 11:30 AM   #53 
  - Neither was the other site.  harun   Sep-02-10 11:36 AM   #58 
  - so are they going to put the fire out with water?  northernlights   Sep-02-10 11:30 AM   #54 
  - Oh, look...  anachro1   Sep-02-10 11:31 AM   #55 
  - Reading this story on Yahoo News, majority of RW posters all agree  harun   Sep-02-10 11:35 AM   #56 
  - I believe it's terrorism...and they don't want us to know!  SugarShack   Sep-02-10 11:36 AM   #59 
  - It's caused by something far more fearsome and destructive than terrorism!  htuttle   Sep-02-10 12:03 PM   #74 
  - IMO corporate capitalism is terrorism. ( I like how you think). eom  bluesmail   Sep-02-10 01:06 PM   #100 
  - Thank you for your concern.  aquart   Sep-02-10 12:42 PM   #89 
  - Breaking: Oil Rig Explodes of LA Coast  ProfessionalLeftist   Sep-02-10 11:36 AM   #60 
  - Already posted in LBN.  sinkingfeeling   Sep-02-10 11:36 AM   #61 
  - oh crap  ProfessionalLeftist   Sep-02-10 11:36 AM   #63 
     - Rec'd  dipsydoodle   Sep-02-10 11:37 AM   #66 
     - You have nothing to apologize for.... nt  Ernesto   Sep-02-10 11:37 AM   #68 
  - oh good lord  Viva_La_Revolution   Sep-02-10 11:36 AM   #62 
  - Is it a deep water rig? nt  many a good man   Sep-02-10 11:36 AM   #64 
  - 2500 feet under water  northernlights   Sep-02-10 11:37 AM   #67 
     - CNN reports 340 feet (nt)  TacoD   Sep-02-10 02:43 PM   #138 
        - yup. I saw that later...  northernlights   Sep-02-10 08:09 PM   #181 
           - again, DHS reported 2500' while Mariner Corp reported 340' at same time  wordpix   Sep-04-10 02:31 PM   #242 
  - Oh, great.  Wednesdays   Sep-02-10 11:36 AM   #65 
  - Times-Picayune news story reposted by Common Dreams  IndianaGreen   Sep-02-10 11:40 AM   #71 
  - Drill baby, drill!  Lugnut   Sep-02-10 11:45 AM   #72 
  - Just Heard On The Radio That A Sheen of Oil Has Been Spotted At The Site.  jayfish   Sep-02-10 12:02 PM   #73 
  - GRAMMAR EDIT EDIT  AlbertCat   Sep-02-10 12:15 PM   #80 
  - I edited the title as it was nearly incomprehensible.  jayfish   Sep-02-10 12:27 PM   #85 
  - Well if he was anywhere near the rig no wonder it exploded.  retread   Sep-02-10 12:57 PM   #95 
  - I have to wonder what the arguments against a moratorium will be now. n/t  LTX   Sep-02-10 12:04 PM   #75 
  - Trust me, they figure SOMETHING out.  Hell Hath No Fury   Sep-02-10 12:16 PM   #81 
  - Loss of employment for hundreds of thousands of workers  bherrera   Sep-02-10 01:22 PM   #107 
     - 10 % of whom are foreign workers b/c the oil corps "can't find" any Americans  wordpix   Sep-02-10 01:57 PM   #125 
     - Huh?  LTX   Sep-02-10 02:10 PM   #128 
        - foreign-owned rigs are supposed to hire American workers but can hire foreign workers IF  wordpix   Sep-02-10 02:34 PM   #133 
           - Oh.  LTX   Sep-02-10 02:37 PM   #134 
     - You're right about jobs,  LTX   Sep-02-10 02:07 PM   #127 
  - Was Obama  Turbineguy   Sep-02-10 12:05 PM   #76 
  - DRILL BABY DRILL!  Raschel   Sep-02-10 12:07 PM   #79 
  - The more it changes...  Joey Kidd   Sep-02-10 12:46 PM   #90 
  - Don't forget that we HAVE TO DRILL OFFSHORE  texastoast   Sep-02-10 12:46 PM   #91 
  - those arguing for a Moratorium... GOOD on YOU ALL!!!  fascisthunter   Sep-02-10 12:49 PM   #93 
  - But I thought shallow water drilling was SOOO much safer?  TheMuse   Sep-02-10 12:53 PM   #94 
  - AGAIN?  liberal N proud   Sep-02-10 12:58 PM   #96 
  - Are you kidding? MSM are all arguing how great Iraq turned out.  Hissyspit   Sep-02-10 02:38 PM   #135 
  - Please don't tell me that a single drop of oil spilled  alp227   Sep-02-10 01:06 PM   #101 
  - Mile-long sheen now visible in Gulf after explosion.  maddogesq   Sep-02-10 01:18 PM   #104 
  - Drill baby drill!  Enthusiast   Sep-02-10 01:20 PM   #105 
  - I hate this.  bdamomma   Sep-02-10 01:22 PM   #106 
  - I thought there was a ban on offshore drilling?  Clear Blue Sky   Sep-02-10 01:38 PM   #108 
  - New offshore drilling.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Sep-02-10 01:38 PM   #109 
  - Ok thanks.  Clear Blue Sky   Sep-02-10 01:43 PM   #112 
  - Also it is a ban on deep water drilling; this one is considered shallow water (nt)  TacoD   Sep-02-10 01:50 PM   #118 
  - accidents happen, I guess, right?  Change Happens   Sep-02-10 01:50 PM   #117 
  - As you type on a computer made mostly of?  Lightning Count   Sep-02-10 02:15 PM   #130 
  - I'm typing on a natural Hemputer.  CLANG   Sep-02-10 03:20 PM   #155 
  - we need alternative way to make plastic. most everything plastic is made out of oil.  dionysus   Sep-02-10 04:41 PM   #164 
  - Let's hope the Govt. does not minimize the actual damage again  DrSteveB   Sep-02-10 01:50 PM   #119 
  - Free Market.. Self Regulating Free Trade..(as long as it benefits Goldman Sachs)  lib2DaBone   Sep-02-10 01:53 PM   #121 
  - Here we go again!  BDavinciNY   Sep-02-10 02:02 PM   #126 
  - K&R. Barbara Boxer spoke about this nonsense last night debating Fiorina.  David Zephyr   Sep-02-10 02:39 PM   #136 
  - "Under production at the time of the fire."  chill_wind   Sep-02-10 02:40 PM   #137 
  - I have a new jobs plan.  AllyCat   Sep-02-10 02:45 PM   #139 
  - Hall i burton ? Nt  MikeMc   Sep-02-10 02:59 PM   #141 
  - Another rig explodes off La. coast; oil spreading  louis-t   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #143 
  - On the bright side,  RandomThoughts   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #144 
  - Are you suggesting that somewhere there's an engineer saying:  Tesha   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #145 
     - I was sorta thinking....  RandomThoughts   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #148 
  - Drill, Baby, Drill!  Hissyspit   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #146 
  - This one is in less than four hundred feet of water, if they are telling the truth about it.  jobycom   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #147 
  - well actually DHS says it was in 2500 ft., it's the corpos saying 320 ft.  wordpix   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #149 
  - Figures. Conflicting reports. We'll have to wait to see which source is wrong. nt  jobycom   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #154 
  - Ixtoc I that blew out in the bay of Campece was in 160 feet of water  TexasProgresive   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #153 
  - only from the oil stored  realisticphish   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #150 
  - Exactly what they said about the last one!  CLANG   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #152 
  - please tell me this is a bad joke in very poor taste.  ejpoeta   Sep-02-10 03:14 PM   #151 
     - I wish.  louis-t   Sep-02-10 03:29 PM   #158 
  - All crew accounted for in Gulf blast  kentauros   Sep-02-10 03:21 PM   #156 
  - Drill, baby, drill.  TBF   Sep-02-10 03:28 PM   #157 
  - No Drill, No Spill...  maryf   Sep-03-10 03:39 PM   #240 
  - Oil leaking from blown well, according to NY Daily News -----  breadandwine   Sep-02-10 03:51 PM   #159 
  - How did Obama fyck it up?  tabatha   Sep-02-10 03:54 PM   #160 
  - Um, by being a corporate suck-up maybe?  breadandwine   Sep-02-10 04:10 PM   #161 
  - what ? how ? when?  tabatha   Sep-02-10 05:47 PM   #173 
  - seriously?  another saigon   Sep-02-10 05:39 PM   #171 
     - seriously.  tabatha   Sep-02-10 05:45 PM   #172 
        - explain what?  another saigon   Sep-02-10 06:01 PM   #174 
           - "have you been asleep for the last five months?  tabatha   Sep-02-10 06:46 PM   #176 
  - knew it was only a matter of time before it he gets blamed...  dionysus   Sep-02-10 04:44 PM   #165 
  - I'll second that request --  LTX   Sep-03-10 09:41 AM   #232 
  - Oh shit, not again!  Odin2005   Sep-02-10 04:46 PM   #166 
  - Mines collapse, oil rigs explode.........just part of the business. You must learn to embrace capit...  rhett o rick   Sep-02-10 04:53 PM   #168 
  - do non capitalist cars run on magic dust? what's socialist plastic made out of?  dionysus   Sep-02-10 05:14 PM   #169 
     - Is this Alan Greenspan or the ghost of Ayn Rand?  rhett o rick   Sep-02-10 05:31 PM   #170 
     - "Unregulated capitalism will destroy itself and us with it." that's a true statement,  dionysus   Sep-02-10 07:58 PM   #178 
        - The oil companies need to be regulated. Currently they are operating with  rhett o rick   Sep-02-10 08:03 PM   #179 
           - in complete agreement with you on that. we need to get a serious regulation bill going.  dionysus   Sep-02-10 08:23 PM   #182 
              - Good luck. I think the Democrats are in the pocket of big oil as much as the republicans. nm  rhett o rick   Sep-02-10 09:30 PM   #215 
     - socialist plastic here  wordpix   Sep-03-10 01:17 PM   #237 
  - here we go again..  AsahinaKimi   Sep-02-10 07:09 PM   #177 
  - Mile-long sheen after Gulf oil platform explodes  mike r   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #183 
  - Martin or Charlie??  Parche   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #184 
  - Bishop Fulton  dixiegrrrrl   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #191 
  - The worst quip ever.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #205 
  - I think its time to shut them all down  HillbillyBob   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #185 
  - Seriously?  TexanRudeBoy   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #186 
  - That's a stupid comparison.  Lucian   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #188 
  - as you note, when Ford screws up, its cars are recalled  wordpix   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #194 
  - Ridiculous comparison.  AndyA   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #195 
     - I'm not defending BP  TexanRudeBoy   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #198 
        - Yes, we all know how effective the Minerals Management folks have been.  AndyA   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #201 
           - Nobody said anything about ignoring  TexanRudeBoy   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #202 
              - And yet, in order for there to be accountability, there must be regulation.  AndyA   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #204 
                 - Need more straw for your many strawmen?  TexanRudeBoy   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #206 
                    - No, I do not want more "feel good" legislation and "wasted resources".  AndyA   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #208 
                       - You just keep repeating the same inane argument  TexanRudeBoy   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #209 
                          - Well, when you figure out how to make that happen by excluding the government,  AndyA   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #211 
                          - I already explained how  TexanRudeBoy   Sep-03-10 12:32 PM   #235 
                          - Does regulation need to be enforced? I thought the Corporations  Downwinder   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #213 
                             - Is there a special  TexanRudeBoy   Sep-03-10 12:33 PM   #236 
  - yes indeed,  bdamomma   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #187 
  - Agreed- they are destroying the ecosystem, and the livelihoods of many people  Luciferous   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #189 
  - That is not realistic. There are hundeds of wells operating in the Gulf right now.  kysrsoze   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #192 
     - no there are thousands of wells & shallow wells are the "safe ones" in our Nat'l Sacrifice Area  wordpix   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #193 
        - I said they absolutely must be immediately inspected. That doesn't mean they need to be shut down.  kysrsoze   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #196 
           - They are already  TexanRudeBoy   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #199 
  - yay.  Soylent Brice   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #190 
  - So glad that shallow-water operations are so safe.  damntexdem   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #197 
  - Initial reports were that it wasn't producing oil, now it seems that it was  IndianaGreen   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #200 
  - And it looks like ...  daggahead   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #203 
  - I bet them bacterias done ate it all up already! n/t  QC   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #207 
  - UPDATE: Coast Guard Refudiates Oil Sheen  mike r   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #210 
     - Well see, they're going to Corexit that sheen tonight before  Divernan   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #212 
     - the bacteria ate it  ibegurpard   Sep-02-10 08:27 PM   #214 
     - someone saw a sheen a mile long yesterday but now it's gone...  wordpix   Sep-03-10 01:19 PM   #238 
     - What a relief!!!  HCE SuiGeneris   Sep-03-10 07:43 PM   #241 
  - How is 80 miles "near"?  Synicus Maximus   Sep-02-10 10:07 PM   #216 
  - Those for offshore drilling are responsible. Please change your positions  grahamhgreen   Sep-03-10 12:14 AM   #221 
  - in one very narrow sense, this reminds me of 9/11:  yurbud   Sep-03-10 12:25 AM   #222 
  - How come all this shit is happening around our continent?  eridani   Sep-03-10 01:56 AM   #223 
  - North sea peaked production in 1999. nt.  freedomnorth   Sep-03-10 02:10 AM   #224 
     - But did they have explosions before that? n/t  eridani   Sep-03-10 04:59 AM   #225 
        - Yes.  drm604   Sep-03-10 06:01 AM   #226 
  - They are begging for it...  blindpig   Sep-03-10 07:50 AM   #230 
  - one good reason to do it: the multinationals sell Gulf oil on international markets so  wordpix   Sep-03-10 01:21 PM   #239 
  - Odd My 1st thought: Are we under ATTACK (by "enemies foreign or domestic")?  FraDon   Sep-03-10 08:22 AM   #231 
 

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