TIME: The BP Spill: Has the Damage Been Exaggerated? “Yes, the spill killed birds — but so far, less than 1% of the number killed by the Exxon Valdez spill in Alaska 21 years ago..."A few hours later, the Ole Perfesser finds a outrage:
UH OH: Did The Government Cause The Gulf Oil Spill? “A new report by the Center for Public Integrity, based on testimony from people on scene and Coast Guard logs..."To recap, the BP spill was no big deal -- scandalously caused by the Obama Administration!
The White House isn’t talking about this.
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