Mary Landrieu, Mark Begich Defend Oil Companies Against Democrats

This is why the Dems are so screwed.  The GOPers walk in lockstep (with an exception here or there) while the Dems have three factions, Blue Dogs, Progressives and Liberals.  The GOP messaging is consistent.  The Dems are all over the place! “A house divided…” Huffington Post The Democratic attempt to take on the major oil… More Mary Landrieu, Mark Begich Defend Oil Companies Against Democrats

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

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

Gulf Oil Efforts SUSPENDED: BP Shuts Down Well Work Due To Bad Weather

Huffington Post ON THE GULF OF MEXICO (AP) — A tropical depression racing toward the Gulf of Mexico Thursday increased pressure on BP and the U.S. government to decide whether to evacuate dozens of ships at the site of the ruptured oil well. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said a cluster of thunderstorms in… More Gulf Oil Efforts SUSPENDED: BP Shuts Down Well Work Due To Bad Weather

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

Oil Spill Seepage: Rupture Reported At Top Of Well

Huffington Post WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House spokesman says BP’s ruptured oil well is leaking at the top, along with seepage about two miles away. Robert Gibbs also says officials are monitoring bubbles that can be seen on an underwater camera. Leaks could mean the cap on the well has to be opened to… More Oil Spill Seepage: Rupture Reported At Top Of Well

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)

US accepts Gulf spill cleanup assistance from 12 countries

AFP – The United States will accept offers from 12 foreign countries to help clean up and contain the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, officials said on Tuesday.     “The United States will accept 22 offers of assistance from 12 countries and international bodies, including two high speed skimmers and fire containment boom… More US accepts Gulf spill cleanup assistance from 12 countries

Blame | Video Cafe

The Daily Show: Blame, posted with vodpod     Ya gotta love Jon Stewart…  Crooks & Liars  Brilliant. From The Daily Show:  Fox &Friends” deems it inappropriate for the Obama administration to mention Bush when talking about the wars, economy or oil spill.  …So everything bad that happened during the Bush administration, was Bill Clinton’s… More Blame | Video Cafe