Subject: Obama & Gulf anger
Bart, I just wanted to address one point you raised in your otherwise excellent rant about Obama's inaction.
> Day after day we see filters and pom-poms
and hair and hay a dozen other products that,
There are two BIG reasons why:
1. Given that this spill now spreads over hundreds
of square miles of ocean and, in many cases, consists of
2. Now let's imagine we come up with an answer to the above problem. For example, say we use the hay method.
Assuming it takes at least a pound of hay to soak
up a pound of oil (although I suspect it would take more than
I am afraid we are damned if we do and damned
if we don't....
Steve, I'm not sure it's fair to pick out the
most cumbersome option and then dismiss all options.
Quitting and giving up aren't options, here.
It's not like we ruined our city block and we can just move across town and forget about it.
It's a hueueueueueueuge project
and it'll take years or decades to accomplish