Obama Makes Reporting on Spill A Felony
Think this rule didn’t come directly from the White House? Getting within 65 feet of essential gulf recovery efforts is now a Class D felony with a $40,000 fine. Reporters have been thwarted again and again trying to bring us reportage on the Gulf situation. (H/T Tabitha Hale) This was first reported on July 1, and I’m very surprised that bloggers everywhere have not picked | Read More »
OPEC Criticizes Obama Moratorium? Wha???
H/T Hotair If OPEC criticizes Obama for a drilling moratorium you have to wonder if it’s about more than just marketing oil and artificially inflated prices and demand. One would think that OPEC would applaud a moratorium that means more sales for its members. Yet they don’t. Perhaps they are afraid of the world MSM calling for similar restraint in the future? Globally accepted enviro | Read More »
Vladimir? A-Whale? Another Tool ‘Overlooked’ for the Gulf
H/T Hot Air Apparently it’s a skimmer large enough to scoop up in 2 days all the oil we’ve been able to skim in 68 days. (We’ve skimmed 600,000 bbl so far on 68 days. The A-Whale can skim 500,000 bbl in one day. Why didn’t the administration get this ship into the game 60 days ago? Because it’s Taiwanese owned? Because it’s registered in | Read More »