Sea Life Dead. BP Ban Media.
Reporters tweet of BP engineers and Coast Guard muscle successfully thwarting the media from photographing the hundreds of sea turtles, birds, fish and even dolphins that have perished in recent days.
While BP, have demonstrated the dismal ability to stop the gush of oil from flowing into the ocean, they’ve shown remarkable aptitude at corralling the carcasses away from public view. Afraid that the images could further raise public ire.
BP Denies A Dead Dolphin Fifteen Minutes Of Fame (Seismologik) … “Even serial killers get obituaries.”
Gulf oil spill will only get worse (Miami Herald) … “If you have enough oil, it can go a big distance,” and some 100 million gallons could be spilled by this summer. “There’s almost no place that’s off-limits,”
Gulf of Mexico oil leak ‘worst US environment disaster’ (BBC) … “things will get much worse”.
BP: Just the tip of the oil spill (Stir it Up) … “The irony in BP spending millions projecting a new “greener” image whilst making wholesale cuts in workers safety and conditions leading to the biggest environmental catastrophe in US history should not be lost on the world.”.