Posts Tagged ‘bp’

Rep. Joe Barton Apologizes To BP

Friday, June 18th, 2010

Republican congressman Joe Barton apologized to British Petroleum’s CEO Tony Hayward in a committee meeting, characterizing the government’s insistence upon restitution to the victims of the oil spill caused by BP’s Deepwater Horizon rig a “shakedown.” Found at YouTube from HarryAppsLLC.

National Guard Orders CNN To Stop Filming Birds Covered In Oil

Thursday, June 17th, 2010

The excuse is that it’s for the good of the birds. Found at YouTube from setokaiba22.

BP Blocking Media Access To New Orleans Beaches

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

New Orleans TV station WDSU TV tries to interview BP workers on the beaches but are blocked from doing so by private security guards contracted by British Petroleum. Since when does a foreign company have the power and authority to censor United States media? Found at YouTube from fal2grace.

BP Oil Spill Documentary: Devastated Lives

Saturday, June 12th, 2010

Interviews with individuals whose lives have been destroyed by British Petroleum’s environmental catastrophic oil spill. Found at YouTube from edwardjamesolmosprod.

Scuba Diving Through The Gulf Oil Spill

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

A rare and different perspective at the oil spill from beneath the surface. The AP’s Rich Matthews got an exclusive look at the spill by joining a dive team who explored how the oil is impacting the Gulf of Mexico. Found at YouTube from AssociatedPress.

The BP Blame Game

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

As the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico reaches record levels, political cartoonist Mark Fiore imagines a new strategy for BP. Found at Slate V.