162 cases of illness linked to oil spill reported in Louisiana
~Hat Tip~The Political Carnival
Oil, Dispersant may pose long-term health risks and require a getaway plan
~Green Heritage News
~Thank you so much~ Gulf Restoration Network our Gulf Future
~Hat Tweet~HealthyGulf Amidst BP Drilling Disaster, 2010 #DeadZone Predicted to be Size of New Jersey | #oilspill | Read More: http://bit.ly/brHAa6
Lake Woebegon, where all the dead fish are above-average ~Library Chronicles~Also: Gas station owners say it's safe to drill at any depth. Lifeguard says there are no sharks near his beach. Star Trek fan club president certifies Space Shuttle external fuel tank. Ivor Van Heerden says levees are fixed. Les Miles says two-minute drill is running smoothly.
EPA plane sanctioned to spot oil in MS waters ~Anita Lee
~After persevering into a third day, U.S. Rep. Gene Taylor got a commitment from the Coast Guard command Monday afternoon to deploy a specially equipped Environmental Protection Agency plane that will spot oil in the Mississippi Sound and relay coordinates for cleanup.
Taylor, D-Miss., worked through the weekend to win permission for the specially equipped plane to fly over Mississippi waters as oil from the Deepwater Horizon streamed onshore along Jackson and Harrison County beaches. Infrared equipment on the plane located masses and streams of oil in the Mississippi Sound on Monday morning and over the weekend.
Meet Judge Helen “Ginger” Berrigan. Another Louisiana Eastern District Judge with a recusal problem ~slabbed
Potential gains on BP 'very high', says leading fund manager
BP has options before bankruptcy, lawyers say
~Editilla sayz~ Like Pay Your Fucking Bar Tab You Losers!
Today in BP Oil Disaster: Day 71
~Kevin Allman, Gambit
Ten Myths About The Deepwater Spill, Busted By Oceana
~6) Don't we need to drill for jobs?
Answer: This [Deepwater rig disaster] proves one thing: if you thought ocean drilling was good for jobs, you were wrong.
Three hundred thousand recreational fishing jobs in the Gulf have been lost already. Clean investments provide 3 times the jobs per dollar invested.
Oystermen in Louisiana: Nothing to do but wait for the end~The Ladies Guide to the Apocalypse
US raps on Asian shrimpers' doors after oil spill
Vietnamese community struggles with effects of oil spill
BP Oil Disaster: Sputnik II?