Congressman: Oil spill large but 'not...

Congressman: Oil spill large but 'not Armageddon'

There are 8 comments on the WTVY Dothan story from May 1, 2010, titled Congressman: Oil spill large but 'not Armageddon'. In it, WTVY Dothan reports that:

Two congressmen who flew over the Gulf of Mexico oil spill say people who live along coastlines should be concerned but not fearful.

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slug farm

United States

#1 May 2, 2010
ol judge roy been and his terrorist deputies - what me worry?

Since: Jan 07

Plymouth, PA

#2 May 2, 2010
Judging from the aerial views of the oil slick, this is a heck of a lot worse than the politicians are admitting. The "booms" that are suppposed to be containing the slick are simply washing ashore, along with the oil they are supposed to be blocking.

All I can tell from various news sources is that there is a whole lot of handwringing and head bumping among the bureaucrats who are supposed to be dealing with this. Perhaps a step in the right direction would be to try to shut off the recalcitrant valve to prevent further oil contaminants. There are unmanned mini-submarines that do this sort of thing by remote control. I'm sure that at least ONE of our highly paid bureaucrats knows SOMETHING about the issue. He must be the guy that's been on vacation for the last week.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#3 May 2, 2010
Just wait till all the oil starts washing up on the gulf coast beaches with along with the dead marine life.

How's that whole "drill baby drill" thing working out for you now?!
Flush DC

Cold Spring Harbor, NY

#4 May 2, 2010
What does a lowlife Congressperson know other than how to take bribes from foreign lobbies to send your kids off to war?
clone benson

Bryan, OH

#5 May 2, 2010
its like the burning coal mines, thats been burning for 20 years, that no ones is putting out either, go figure
Yeah

Mililani, HI

#6 May 2, 2010
Proves that idiots come in many flavors.
Lance Winslow

Oakland, CA

#7 May 2, 2010
WeTheSheeple wrote:
Just wait till all the oil starts washing up on the gulf coast beaches with along with the dead marine life.
How's that whole "drill baby drill" thing working out for you now?!
Maybe people will be more fearful than concerned when currents of the Gulf Stream carry the oil up the Atlantic Seaboard.

“The Buybull is innerrrent.”

Since: Jun 08

King Of Prussia, PA

#9 May 2, 2010
Let me guess: These two Congresspersons are from the "earth is 10000 years old" district....

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