Oil spills underreported in Mexican Gulf

Apr 21, 2011 Full story: News@nature.com

Coast Guard's self-reporting system may paint an incomplete picture. Melissa Gaskill Oil slicks that are much larger than the reported spills could have created have been seen.

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Ted

Fort Worth, TX

#1 Apr 21, 2011
Is anyone actually shocked by this "news"? Corporations control the news, the government and everything else. Freedom of the press is like freedom of speech. You're free to speak provided you speak the party line, no one listens or you don't come too close to the truth. GE made a 5 billion dollar profit, paid no taxes and got a 3 billion dollar return. Do you think NBC news reported it (since they own it)? Cancer is good for you, up is down, black is white and there was only a trickle of oil spilled into the ocean. Oh yeah, and global warming is a myth.

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Since: Mar 11

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#3 Apr 26, 2011
Ted wrote:
Is anyone actually shocked by this "news"? Corporations control the news, the government and everything else. Freedom of the press is like freedom of speech. You're free to speak provided you speak the party line, no one listens or you don't come too close to the truth. GE made a 5 billion dollar profit, paid no taxes and got a 3 billion dollar return. Do you think NBC news reported it (since they own it)? Cancer is good for you, up is down, black is white and there was only a trickle of oil spilled into the ocean. Oh yeah, and global warming is a myth.
It's a sad fact really... and all in the name of profit.

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