Posts Tagged ‘british petroleum’

Why Rush?

29Jun10

What’s the hurry? The United States is accepting help from 12 countries and international organizations in dealing with the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The State Department said in a statement Tuesday that the U.S. is working out the particulars of the help that’s been accepted. The identities of all 12 countries […]


A really dumb Republican apologized to BP today for the $20 billion shakedown at the hands of the Obama administration. A leading House Republican accused the White House Thursday of a “$20 billion shakedown” by requiring BP to establish a huge fund to compensate those hurt by the Gulf Coast oil spill. Rep. Joe Barton […]


Utter Slut

03May10

Mississippi Congressman Gene Taylor seems to think the seriousness of the oil spill is being overblown. At least that’s what he said after getting a flyover on Saturday. “This isn’t Katrina. It’s not Armageddon,” Taylor said. “A lot of people are scared and I don’t think they should be.” Is the media somehow overplaying the […]