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BP killed my dog, tempers run high

May 23, 2010

The Miami Herald is at Grand Isles, La. where BP’s black crude is destroying the ecosystem. Workers in knee-high rubber boots and hard hats shoveled polluted black sand and gobs of oil into plastic bags on…

Escambia County Politics

PNJ upset over delays with emails

May 23, 2010

The Pensacola News Journal, this area’s daily marketing solution, has a good story on behind the scenes of Scott Davison’s negotiations to find deep pockets to get the necessary performance bond for the Community Maritime Park.…

BP Disaster

Tar balls on Pensacola Beach

May 23, 2010

We are getting reports that tar balls have washed on to Pensacola Beach. Fox 10 is reporting three were found by a Gulf Breeze family at Fort Pickens. The Coast Guard reports there have been more…

BP Disaster Politics

Panhandle prefers Rubio

May 23, 2010

According to the latest Listener Group poll: Marco Rubio and Republican newcomer and governor candidate Rick Scott are the two leaders in a survey recently taken with 860 voters with a 100% voting record since the…

BP Disaster News

What BP wishes it didn’t have to show

May 23, 2010

BP continues its work to collect oil by the riser insertion tube tool (RITT) containment system. Based on the statements by BP CEO Tony Hayward, its CFO Doug Suttles and others, you would think that the…

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If Today Was Your Last Day

May 22, 2010

Another video tribute to the men killed in the explosion at Deepwater Horizon: “If Today Was Your Last Day-A Transocean Tribute” Find more videos like this on Drilling Ahead…

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BP Boycotts forming

May 22, 2010

I haven’t heard any more about Michael O’Donovan’s possible boycott of BP. There are national campaigns that have started: Boycott BP Gas Stations 1,000,000 Strong to Boycott BP is on Facebook Another petition at http://www.citizen.org/boycott-bp…

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No BP backup plan

May 22, 2010

Taylor “Chips” Kirschenfeld on Countdown with Keith Olbermann (a follow-up to NY Times article): Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy…

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BP lie #75

May 22, 2010

This past week BP officials released numbers that they were now pumping 5,000 bbs/day from the Deepwater Horizon well. Well BP’s CFO Doug Suttles had to backtrack on that number yesterday: Chief Operating Officer Doug Suttles…

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Buzz: Retraining discussions

May 22, 2010

Had a visitor from Destin to office yesterday. BP and government officials have begun talking with charter boat captains about setting up job retraining programs. …this is getting scary.…