Bacteria Ate Mostly Gas, Not Oil In BP Spill

BP is trying to shirk its responsibility to the people of the Gulf Coast once again…. Huffington Post Bacteria that attacked the plumes of oil and gas resulting from the Deepwater Horizon gusher in the Gulf of Mexico mainly digested natural gas spewing from the wellhead — propane, ethane and butane — rather than oil,… More Bacteria Ate Mostly Gas, Not Oil In BP Spill

4 Myths to Dispel on Hurricane Katrina Anniversary

Black Voices August 29, 2005, is a day many Americans recall vividly. It marks the day that Hurricane Katrina forever changed the lives and fate of a city with a culture as rich as the land and waters it sits on. That day brought about sentiments of confusion, frustration, anger, strife, disgust, desperation and death. Related… More 4 Myths to Dispel on Hurricane Katrina Anniversary

BP Not Denying, Just Not Paying Nearly 40,000 Oil Spill Claims

Huffington Post Sheryl Lindsay’s wedding planner business is on the brink, crumbling with each cancellation over concerns about oil. Brides-to-be are walking away from plans for beachside vows, leaving Lindsay waiting to see whether she’ll be part of BP’s promise to make whole everyone who’s suffered from its spill. BP said Monday it had received… More BP Not Denying, Just Not Paying Nearly 40,000 Oil Spill Claims

Sandra Bullock Disowns BP-Backed Greenwashing Campaign

Think Progress Academy Award-winning actress and New Orleans resident Sandra Bullock has severed her involvement in a campaign to call attention to the BP spill, after learning from ThinkProgress that it was a greenwashing effort by the oil industry. Bullock is prominently featured in the Restore the Gulf campaign, run by Women of the Storm… More Sandra Bullock Disowns BP-Backed Greenwashing Campaign

BP photoshops fake photo of crisis command center, posts on main BP site

America Blog UPDATE 12:08PM Eastern 7/20/10: BP has faked yet another oil crisis response photo on its Web site. UPDATE: 11:14PM Eastern: BP has now posted the “original” photo, they claim. Except – surprise – they are refusing to post the high-resolution version of the new “original” photo (update: they’ve now posted the original photo).… More BP photoshops fake photo of crisis command center, posts on main BP site

Gulf Oil Spill Stopped: BP Says Oil Leak Is HALTED (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Gulf Oil Spill Stopped: BP Says Oil Leak Is HAL…, posted with vodpod     Huffington Post  NEW ORLEANS – BP finally choked off the flow of oil into the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday — 85 days and up to 184 million gallons after the crisis unfolded — then began a tense 48 hours of… More Gulf Oil Spill Stopped: BP Says Oil Leak Is HALTED (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Giving New Meaning To Red States–Meet the REAL Welfare Queens, The Republican Party

Crooks & Liars – Nicole Belle So I see this video of Utah GOP Senate candidate Mike Lee telling the Salt Lake Tribune that he basically believes the taxpayers should be on the hook for cleaning up the BP oil spill. What can you say to this weird but consistently Republican attitude that the free… More Giving New Meaning To Red States–Meet the REAL Welfare Queens, The Republican Party