Tagged: gulf disaster

Shutting the Stable Door After the Horse Has Escaped

Shutting the Stable Door After the Horse Has Escaped

The Obama administration is shutting the stable door after the horse – a night mare  (I know that’s a terrible pun, but I couldn’t help myself) – has escaped. And the door is only...

It’s Unfair to Blame Obama for the Gulf Disaster

It’s Unfair to Blame Obama for the Gulf Disaster

If you blame President Obama for the catastrophe in the Gulf, you might as well blame him for those land mines left over in Thailand and Cambodia. That oil rig explosion that precipitated the...

Big Oil Buys Special Privileges Around the World

Big Oil Buys Special Privileges Around the World

What’s going on with the Gulf oil leak, anyway? Why is the U.S. Government so passive? Why are reporters so tactful in their questioning of BP officials? Why isn’t anyone in prison? After all,...

My Ideas for a New BP Name and Winning PR Theme

My Ideas for a New BP Name and Winning PR Theme

Like Blackwater when its dark deeds were exposed, BP will probably respond to the catastrophe it caused in the Gulf by changing its name. And it will have to shed the “go green” look....

Cheap Energy Solution is a Four-Letter Word – Walk!

Cheap Energy Solution is a Four-Letter Word – Walk!

As oil gushes unchecked from the bowels of the Gulf, you will hear laments about the world’s dependence on “cheap energy.”  Oil spills are horrible, the pundits will tell you, but it’s the chance...