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Tuesday, January 25, 2011

YouTube - Cousteau: The oil is at the bottom of the ocean -- Disaster to last for decades

YouTube - Cousteau: The oil is at the bottom of the ocean -- Disaster to last for decades: ""

Saturday, January 22, 2011

In Honor of Dr. Thomas B. Manton, a True Modern American Hero | OilLeaks

READ MORE: In Honor of Dr. Thomas B. Manton, a True Modern American Hero | OilLeaks: "Tom was the former President/CEO of the International Oil Spill Control Corporation which was one of the very first oil spill control companies in the world formed outside of the rubric of the Oil & Gas Industry. In this capacity he helped create many of the protocols and establish many of the standards that are still in use today throughout the realm of oil spill control. He became an increasingly vocal critic of the BP response to the Gulf Oil Spill, and wrote five searing articles in that regard. He was particularly distressed that the US Federal Government allowed BP to completely take charge of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster area, as his experience taught him that “the offending oil company should never be given command over the oil spill response”."