Photo Credit: “NASA’s Aqua Satellite Sees Gulf Oil Slick in Sunglint” via NASA
“We have already had many deaths of humans directly attributed to this disaster,” says investigative journalist Dahr Jamail.
It’s been 1 year since the Deepwater Horizon oil rig leased by BP exploded in the Gulf of Mexico. The spill killed 11 rig workers, unleashed massive amounts of oil into the Gulf and started the largest environmental disaster in US history. One thing’s for sure, no mater how many times it drops out of the headlines this is not over. Continue reading →
This investigation aired last night on PBS and it gives much needed insight into the managerial culture at oil giant BP. Sure, we know there was greed, but their cost cutting is documented here in such detail you could go from cynical to shocked. You can’t say never again if you don’t really know what happened the first time. Oh and of course, our president is mentioned here…as he should be. Continue reading →
What eventually will happen, big picture, is that 5% of the country will have an experience like mine, lose a job because of something on Facebook or something.
And then 10%, and then it will be 15% and then it will stop because enough people will have seen it and enough people had it happen to them to too a friend that there will be a completely different level of wisdom that will emerge in society.
We’re covering ourselves in oil to show that nobody or nothing can be as beautiful as their full potential when they are covered in this stuff.
I mean we have like a swimsuit thing going on but yeah it’s pretty much just oil. ~Ester Baxter, oil drenched urban model/actress, sometimes kickball player
Welcome to my ode to the Smoking Section’s “The Cooler”  type links post, however I’m sure I’ll be at a loss for semi nude models making environmental statements so the pics for these links posts will vary. Sorry fellas but you could get that anywhere. Continue reading →
Here’s the second part of my interview with Manhattan were we discuss the environment and BP’s oil gusher. If you missed the first part check that out HERE – there’s a download of his new album Live From The Glitterdome in it for you. Continue reading →