This is a follow-up on an earlier post here- Weather Modification: Ahmadinejad – High Tech Equipment causing Iran Drought …. What I am following up on was a statement I mad within that post -
I expect at least one maybe two strong tropical systems to stir the Gulf of Mexico this season. They will use this as a test to see what the oil is doing. If no ill reports of oil reaching the shores along the gulf coast, the US will be pounded this hurricane season. If oil does come ashore in mass, few tropical systems will track through the gulf, just as in 2010.
As of this time into the 2011 Hurricane season we have now had 5 tropical systems. The latest, Tropical storm Emily is yet to move in our direction and see where she goes.
At the start of Emily computer models were split on where she would eventually go and to what her strength would be. They continue to waffle on both of these estimates. As of today they are coming in better agreement that Emily will miss the U.S. completely and re-curve back out into the Atlantic becoming what we in the know refer to as a fish storm. Affecting only the fish or ships in her path.
So this will be storm number five that has formed and missed the Gulf of Mexico in what was yet again forecast to be an above average season, just as 2010 was and only one storm made it’s way into the Gulf Of Mexico.
Heres a graphic showing the tracks of ‘ALL’ Tropical Systems in the month of August from 1851 to 2010. I know we are only in the beginning days of August so Emily may be an exception. Refer back to this image as the month progresses and more tropical systems form to see if they are also exceptions to the rule.
Here is a Satellite image showing some strange features going on in and around Tropical Storm Emily. The pros are calling these ‘Gravity Waves’. We know them by another name, ‘Scalar Waves’, and are believed to be caused by, wait for it … wait for it … HAARP! This look exactly like other cloud images I have seen when the directed energy of HAARP was used to manipulate a storm or storm system.
Here is the map of all tropical systems from 2010. 2011 is looking to be shaping up just as 2010 did. Only 1 storm made it’s way into the Gulf of Mexico during 2010, after the BP Deepwater Horizon well exploded in April 2010 unleashing millions of gallon of oil. Much of which is believed to be sitting on the ocean floor at this time. A tropical cyclone moving through this area would stir the pot so to speak.
In 2009 which was a quit season there were 2 storms that made their way into the Gulf of Mexico one on August 16 2009.
I will be watching to see what happens as we move through Hurricane season 2011. It wont be hard to do as I keep up with weather related events on my personal blog, where I leave out all the conspiracy stuff and concentrate on weather as a science.
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At 10:51 AM EDT June 8 2011 I tweeted:
The link within my tweet is to IncidentNews, which is a .gov website that provides publicly available information related to oil and hazardous material spills, both current and historical.
This is what ‘IncidentNews reported on June 8:
Mystery Slick, Breton Sound (NRC 978985)
Breton Sound, GOM 2011-Jun-08
At 1014 hours local time on 8 June 2011, USCG Sector New Orleans notified the NOAA Scientific Support Coordinator of a reported mystery slick WSW of Breton Island. The size of slick is reported as “several miles” in length. The initial information is sketchy, and the USCG has launched a helicopter and small boat to investigate as well as coordinating with the USFWS Breton Wildlife Refuge Manager. No responsible party is yet known. NOAA was requested to provide an Initial Trajectory Analysis and Resources at Risk analysis. In 2005, this same refuge was impacted by a small spill resulting in the death of more than 600 pelican. USFWS reports that there are nearly 7000 pelican on North Breton Island currently and this is nesting season.
Spill, potential spill, or other: Oil Spill
Cause of incident: Mystery Spill
Products of concern: Unknown
Latitude (approximate): 29° 26.08′ North
Longitude (approximate): 89° 16.42′ West
"The size of slick is reported as “several miles” in length."
From an AP article in the NYTimes June 8 Louisiana: Coast Guard Investigates Origin of Oil Slick in Gulf of Mexico. We see they report the Oil Slick as being a "seven-mile slick" and thought to be from BP’s oil spill last year, yet the origin has not been determined.
I have looked around and as of now [June 13] have not found anything other than the above, the same by various media outlets. Nothing new.
Are they keeping this hush hush ?
Is the capped BP Deepwater Horizon Macondo well spewing oil again ?
Is this oil once deposited on the Gulf of Mexico’s floor through the use of dispersants [Corexit] now surfacing ?
Is this a new leak from a well, or a ruptured seabed ?
Will we ever know ?
Now we know….
Update June 14: Found this today – Bird’s Eye View: Have You Seen This?
You may recall reports last week that a fisherman discovered a several miles long slick and that efforts were underway to find whether it was BP oil resurfacing from last year’s blowout. By week’s end, our friends at the National Wildlife Federation had already determined that the oil near Venice was not from the BP disaster. They were able to retrieve a sample from the fisherman and have it tested at a lab at LSU, which concluded it was not oil from BP’s Macondo well.
The link above has a link to the National Wildlife Federation report, and a slide show of the new oil leak from a different well in the Gulf Of Mexico. While this oil spill is no ‘BP Deepwater Horizon Macondo’, it is still an oil spill that is being ignored. Ignored because this is an everyday occurrence in the Gulf of Mexico.
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I have a few young family members that just had Spring Break. I called them personally and asked them to not go to Florida (or anywhere on the Gulf Coast). I explained to them that I believe that swimming, eating the seafood (maybe some people don’t mind their fish with lesions on it), or even frollicking in the sand could be hazardous to their health.
As far as I know, only one relative went (after telling me on the phone that she wasn’t going). I have yet to speak with her about it (and probably won’t). Young people have priorities very different than an old guy like me, I understand that. But had one of my uncles ever personally called me and asked me to not do something, I would have evaluated sources and information shared with me and made my own decision. I hope she did this.
Would she have seen the news that shrimpers keep pulling up nets full of oil (found in the Courthouse News Service link above):
At a scoping meeting last week in Biloxi, Miss., Vietnamese shrimpers said they have pulled up nets full of oil from the seafloor and have had to decide whether to report the oil to the Coast Guard, which would mean dumping their day’s catch, or pretend they don’t see the oil.
John Lliff, a supervisor with NOAA’s Damage Assessment Remediation and Restoration Program, said no one knows how much of the seafloor is covered in oil. …
Shrimpers in Biloxi also said that in places where shrimp have been plentiful, there are no shrimp now. …
If she had been investigating my claims, she may have found one such article that caught my attention where I was informed that Mississippi’s Attorney General, Jim Hood, attended various Town Hall meetings in South Mississippi to find that the biggest complaint was not the slow financial payouts by BP’s hired hand, Feinberg, (I covered him here) but more related to how many people are getting sick:
[Waveland resident Laurie] Lambert said, “I mean there’s people getting sick everywhere and nobody realized how bad it is.”
“It makes me sick to see little kids swimming out there in that water. There’s dead fish everywhere. I mean, that alone is nasty. That’s just a cause right there for health problems,” said Lambert.
While others were a bit more poignant describing their ailments:
“When they started burning the dispersants out there, my lungs caught on fire. I have emphysema and COPD,” Martin Rehbein said.
He is now beginning to see skin problems. He wants Hood to know he’s convinced it’s caused from the spill.
“These things just started coming out and this has gotten a lot worse,” said Rehbein.
I wonder if she saw any of the 136 dead bottlenose dolphins that seem to be washing up all over the coast during her visit? From MSNBC:
As of Monday night, scientists counted 136 bottlenose dolphin carcasses found since mid-January along the shores of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, almost half of them newly born or stillborn infants.
And [Blair Mase, NOAA's stranding coordinator for the Southeast] noted that “we’re still in the response phase” since carcasses are washing up daily, including at least two on Tuesday in Louisiana.
Or the new rash of sea turtles dying in droves?
“In the past couple of weeks, we’ve seen an increase” in turtle deaths in the northern Gulf, Connie Barclay, a spokeswoman for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, told msnbc.com.
Since March 15, she noted, 39 deaths were confirmed in Mississippi, 4 in Alabama and 3 in Louisiana.
I will admit that when I read at Digital Journal (via Activist Post) that the Obama Administration decided to restrict finding on these dead dolphins referenced above, it causes me to consider that we have just another lie and cover-up in the making. But what else is new with the Fascist State?
And like everything else I bitch about here, surely any thinking person will admit the huge possibility that things are far worse in this situation than officials will ever admit to. Just consider that for every dead animal that washes ashore, there is likely many more that don’t make it to be seen:
The death toll from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill goes far beyond the animal corpses washing ashore, says a report that warns that whale and dolphin deaths may be 50 times higher than believed.
The report, by an international team of marine mammal specialists, estimates that for every corpse that washes ashore another 50 may never be found.
FLORIDA MEGASTORM: WORST YET TO COME, 3/31/11 10 a.m.
400 lightning strikes in 20 minutes, widespread flooding, power outages near Brooksville and points east. This is from the first hours of this storm, although it was turbulent overnight.
Majority of storm still out in Gulf, aimed at coast just north of Clearwater. Storm moving 45 mph. They keep extending the tornado watches. Wind 100 mph in places.
Lots of reported tornado sightings. Everything canceled, people running for cover. Weather guy on channel 8 is explaining it as just another cold front. Lots of high rises on the beach near St. Pete are in big trouble in about 15 minutes.
Dutchsinse called this two days ago on YouTube.
Report from St. Pete: “My dogs have been freaking out since Sunday night.”
National Weather Service: “Main threat straight line winds.” Hmm, that would put the multiple tornadoes second. Lightning and hail #3.
Speaking of some way to stir this mess up even more and then dump it further inland. One of the early fears about this poison dump was “what if” a big storm hit? It appears we may see what happens. My prayers and hopes for the safety of those citizens go out.
Now, I don’t think that my young niece has any immediate health effect to deal with, but from what I have read it doesn’t necessarily happen immediately. I also understand that most that have had ill effects are full time residents, by and large.
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Kenneth Feinberg was championed by President Hope Change as an impartial money changer for those in the Gulf region that were screwed by BP’s poisoning of America’s greatest seafood source and playground for many folks looking for some fun in the sun.
He told America:
“I’m confident he will ensure that claims are administered as quickly, as fairly and as transparently as possible.”
I can list so many miscalculations (aka “lies”) by Hopey Changeo, so this shouldn’t surprise anyone. The question really is “how stupid is Obama”? Just how ineffectual, how miscalculating, how inept is this man who is our king? The answer, of course, is that he is NONE of these things. He is probably brilliant (certainly not stupid), he is probably calculating exactly what the end game is due to what he is told must occur, and as far as ineptness is concerned, he is perfectly capable of carrying out the real agenda.
So, why Feinberg? And why in the hell is BP paying him, if this is supposed to be fair and transparent? And more importantly, why did he get a 50 % RAISE? Is it because the lawyers are now working 8 hours per day (have mercy on their litigating souls)?
That’s what the Alberto Gonzales replacement, Michael Mukasey, said; that the lawyers are working very hard and up to 7.9 hours per day:
On Friday, former U-S attorney Michael Mukasey, who was hired by Feinberg to review the GCCF, released a letter stating Feinberg’s firm deserved the raise because Feinberg’s staff now spends more time on claims. Mukasey says the firm’s attorneys average daily hours have gone up from 6.4 to 7.9 hours.
Feinberg and the Gulf Coast Claims Facility “are acting for and on behalf of BP Exploration & Production Inc. in fulfilling BP’s statutory obligations as a “responsible party” under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990.” And he is doing it for $1.25M/month and is contracted until the end of this year, at the least. Nice payout, isn’t it?
So how do the local residents feel about it?
Forgive me, but I cannot help but make the Jewish/Zionist connection between Feinberg and Mukasey. For such a small percentile of Americans who are Jewish and are in charge of shit, how is it possible that so many Zionists are in power positions?
Maybe it is because they are so fair and transparent?
The TV may tell you that it is over (or simply ignore the issue, as instructed from on high), but there is not a chance in hell I am going to eat ANYTHING from the Gulf of Mexico for a very long time. I will NOT eat ANY shrimp, unless I can be convinced that it originates from elsewhere and is safe. This means that those trips to the Chinese and Mexican restaurants are over (not that I do it very often, anyway).
Why? Because the government and media lie with abandon. As I first questioned long ago, why aren’t people having independent tests done? When they do they find a totally different result than the “official” testers do (isn’t that amazing how that works). Seriously, a “smell test”? There are far more accurate and scientific means of ensuring the food is safe. I can only think of one reason why they would NOT conduct those tests and rely on the ineffectual tests: hiding something.
So, when a local DOES collect a sample and have it independently tested, what do they find?
When Mac learned that the Gulf shrimp testing performed to date had not included an analysis of whole shrimp with intact shells or digestive tract, she decided to mobilize. She obtained two pounds of locally caught shrimp from Venice, a small town located in the heart of Southern Louisiana. The samples were promptly transported on ice to a laboratory in Mobile Alabama, where Chemist Dr. Robert Namen tested the digestive tracts of the shrimp for components of crude oil. What they found was an alarming 193 parts per million of “Oil & Grease.”
I have a friend that I graduated high school with that is in the medical field and lives down in New Orleans. I have been quite concerned about her and her family and have asked her about the situation down there and if she and her family are well. The response I got was so very cryptic as to give me pause: she said that she would have to speak with me in person to explain. This person has never been quiet about anything in her life, as far as I know (very outspoken and knowledgable), so when she made that comment I knew to NOT quiz her about it. Something very strange is being conducted, to a point that I made the assumption she is afraid to say anything. I could be wrong.
But, there are those that will speak up (and from the looks of it, she needs to, if exposure to contaminant in the Gulf caused this):
Lisa Nelson of Orange Beach, AL is one of a growing number of people sickened and dying as a result of the BP disaster. Local physicians have no idea how to diagnose or treat patients who have bee exposed to highly toxic crude/dispersant combination. Local, State, and federal agencies continue to cover-up nad offer zero assistance.
From a cursory glance, it looks like the woman went thru a horrible car wreck or something. The bruises and the swelling… I mean, this woman is a doll and look what happened to her. And she isn’t the only one. There are many more people sick from this and very few Doctors will even discuss any potential for chemical poisoning. It’s a flu or virus or something else.
But what if they could prove that the sea life is dying, too? I mean surely the huge fish kills mean something, don’t they? What about the coral reefs that support much of that life?
Coral, Marine-Life Devastation Near BP Oil Spill Indicates Much Worse Long-Term Damage Than Feds Had Admitted
“What we have at this point is the smoking gun,” said Charles Fisher, a biologist with Penn State University who led the expedition aboard the Ronald Brown, a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration research vessel.
“There is an abundance of circumstantial data that suggests that what happened is related to the recent oil spill,” Fisher said.
It is almost as if every single communication that the government issues and asks for feedback is fraught with problems. Many can’t even reply via email or online forms to attend events scheduled to allow citizens to participate. They also have a revolving door of officials who first ok’d the usage of the banned Corexit (banned in the UK and most of Europe) and now are in charge of the citizen communications. From Activist Post:
The November 3rd EPA press release claims their Restoration Task Force wants to hear from the public, but when coastal residents attempt to RSVP they are informed that the registration deadline was November 1st (two days prior to when the EPA let concerned citizens know about the event).
Lisa Jackson, the EPA administrator that approved countless exemptions for the use of the COREXIT is hosting a public meeting Monday in Pensacola, Florida that will help the public deal with the effects of dispersed oil. Here’s is what the release said, “President Obama issued an executive order in October to create the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force, continuing the administration’s ongoing commitment to the gulf region. The task force works to integrate federal restoration efforts with those of local stakeholders and state and tribal governments, and to facilitate accountability and support throughout the restoration process. Document
Most residents on the coast maintain that BP‘s 100 million dollar PR campaign has all but silenced the free press while independent test results tell a much different story than our federal agencies would have us believe. “I find it ironic that the same person (Lisa Jackson) that approved the use of the chemical that poisoned the Gulf is now in charge of recovery… Now the company responsible for this mess is telling our government agencies what is safe for it‘s citizens?”, said Cherri Foytlin, the wife of an out of work oil worker, “I attended the Clean Gulf Conference sponsored by most of the major players in the Industry. Marty Cramer of Conoco Phillips announced, ‘The use of dispersants and burning of oil is no longer considered an alternative solution – it is the solution.’ What is a public hearing without the voice of the people? Some of the people in that meeting should already be in jail.”
I don’t know what is going on, but it seems clear that a cover-up is ongoing. When I see people who live there saying they won’t eat the stuff, I sure as hell won’t.
Did you actually believe the man would swim in the Gulf or let his daughters do so?
Look, I knew from the get-go that he would never swim in that shit. Any sane person would stay out (and believe me that it makes me sick to see many of my friends ignore more warnings and make their way down to Florida to swim in and eat that tainted mess). There isn’t a chance in hell that I would even breathe the air down there, much less stick a toe in the water (and an impossibility of me allowing my daughter to get near that poisonous soup).
I warned my sister. She ignored it and went anyway to find:
The main public beaches in Pensacola were being attacked late at night/early morning by countless white vans cleaning up. However, just a couple of miles away, in Ft Pickens, there was NOTHING being cleaned up. This is a pay area that isn’t frequented as much as the public beaches.
Not only did she find tar balls, she freaked over the “tar sheets” as she called them. Harder than jello, but a similar consistency. And sheets the size of something you would put on your bed.
She said it was a cover-up at night and a show during the day. She said it reminded her of the movie “Jaws”… people everywhere having fun in the sun, all-the-while there is danger lurking in the water. She came back a changed person. She, after all these years of me telling her it is so, now sees this government as the criminal enterprise it is.
Everything going on down there right now is a huge cover-up. There are terrifically unbelievable lies being told to the mass of Americans and for some reason, most are believing it. Most will eat that Gulf shrimp in their next Chinese meal and tell us how good it tastes. Not understanding that the government is using a “sniff test” as its means of checking that stuff out for you. As safe as you KNOW you are and understanding that you are “in good hands” of the loving, care-taking government, maybe a sniff test is all you require. I’ll leave that decision up to you, but at this house, we won’t be consuming any Gulf seafood any time soon.
It boils down to this: Why would I ignore the warnings of the people who provide this stuff and believe a man who would not even swim in the shit that he is telling the rest of us is ok?
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reports that of all the samples of seafood that have been tested since the oil spill, none have shown evidence of contamination.While some in the coastal seafood industry agree with these assessments, a majority seem to view the news with a sense of betrayal.
“The cleanup isn’t even close to being done,” said Karen Hopkins of Dean Blanchard Seafood, which accounts for about 11 percent of the U.S. shrimp supply, on the barrier island of Grand Isle.
“The last thing I want to do is scare anyone away from the seafood down here,” said Dawn Nunez, standing at the counter of the shrimp wholesale business and deli she owns in the tiny fishing town of Hopedale. “But if I’m not eating it or feeding it to my children, I can’t advise anyone else to eat it either.”
Let me see… the very people who make their living off of providing this stuff to America won’t let his own children eat it. But you want to slurp up as much of it as you can on a liar’s word? You just eat that shit and over time, you will see the results.
The New York Times reported over the weekend that a group of fishermen and conservationists are protesting the publicity push. Tracy Kuhns, of Louisiana Bayoukeeper, a local conservation group, told The Times she “watches in disbelief as [Obama's] White House serves Gulf seafood to assure the public of its safety.”
“Come to my house,” added Kuhns. “And I won’t pretty it up before you show up. I won’t tell you, the seafood I pull out of [the water], that I feel comfortable feeding it to my grandbabies.”
According to The Times, “These fishermen see an alarming disconnect between the oil they continue to encounter on the water and the assurances they receive from state and federal officials that their nets and lines can go back in the Gulf.”
There’s also a lot of skepticism about the so-called “sniff test” that National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials use to determine seafood safety.
“How can they be doing a smell test to check for toxins in such a minute amount?” asked Chris Bryant, a 15-year commercial fishing veteran from Bayou La Batre, AL in the article.
“There is obviously a reason [dispersants] are considered toxic,” adds Bryant. “Maybe in a minute amount they won’t affect us in the short term, but if you continue to ingest them in a period of time, what are going to be the long-term effects? That’s something all the commercial fishermen are concerned about.”
“Fishermen would rather work cleaning the severely damaged Gulf than selling tainted seafood,” said Kuhns in a recent release.
h/t Food Safety News
Even NOAA admits that they don’t even test for the dispersants:
Are you getting the picture here? Do you understand that they are conducting “sniff tests” to see if they smell any contaminants and that they are NOT doing any scientific testing to see if that substance that is banned in much of the rest of the world is in the food we eat?
But the TV would lead you to believe that they are vigorously and thoroughly testing the food.
George sums it up like this:
The bottom line is that some Gulf seafood is probably safe and other Gulf seafood is probably not very safe, depending on where it swam in relation to the oil plumes and a host of other factors. But since the government is being close-lipped about the details of its test results – and isn’t even testing for dispersants – it is hard to know whether a particular piece of seafood is safe or not.
If it is hard (or impossible, given the “tests” used), then why in hell would you take the chance?
If you don’t believe that unidentified powers are purposefully making you dumb and acquiescent, you may not be capable of thinking thru this exercise. If your first reaction is, “Poppycock! They aren’t capable of doing this”, then you need to rethink everything you have been taught to this point.
The Dumbing Down of America seems evident to me. People, in general, are incapable of critical thought. Incapable of playing Devil’s Advocate and arguing/debating issues from various sides. Incapable of connecting the dots in logical analysis to come to a sound conclusion or frame of mind.
Every bit of evidence appears to suggest that either we are “evolving” into creatures incapable of these thought patterns, or are purposefully being made stupid via various means such as food, vaccines, environmental conditions, medicines and by adding poisonsmedicines to your water (and who knows what other means, such as repetitive brainwashing techniques via education and a controlled mass media). I have written about the poison in your water that we eagerly drink up believing these killers that it is GOOD for us. What a bunch of gullible fools we are.
But what if you found out that this is all purposefully planned to occur? That they MEANT for and carried out this thing on purpose? What if there actually is an Agenda 21? A plan for “sustainable development”?
Hard to swallow, isn’t it? That there is a plan, implemented by Executive Order, that could bring about the exact conditions you saw in the movie 1984. Large buildings, set next to rail lines, housing masses of workers who will be controlled in every aspect of their lives (if you have never seen 1984, you MUST, although reading the book is far more entertaining and scary to me).
Please read the ongoing series (Part II here) at Human Rights Examiner. But off that page you will find a video (shown below) that is of a local Louisiana Parrish oil spill meeting, where the locals get a chance to tell the BP guy exactly how it is.
I have asked ya’ll before. Who are you going to believe? These people that are living the nightmare or these people who will say anything, tell any lie without conscience, just to keep dollars flowing (or worse, and hard to want to believe, they are being fucking killed out right).
I’ll tell you this much, there isn’t any amount of money to get me to put a piece of Gulf shrimp in my mouth right now, even as they open the fishing back up to commercial and sport folk. They are coming right out and saying there isn’t a problem when they don’t even test for the Corexit. You are a damned fool if you eat that shit. And the power mongering monsters are counting on you to do just that.
What would have to happen before we all finally figure this out?
NOAA has expanded the closed fishing area in the Gulf to 35%. Notice that this includes most of America’s most prime fish production area (and some of the most accessible). Also notice how the expansion is moving towards the western coast of Florida. Given time, these areas will be closed, as well.
No matter if they actually do close this gusher off (at this point, the pressure tests are inconclusive), there has already been enough contamination to ruin almost all of it. And, yes, we keep hearing from the government-controlled lap-dog media that it isn’t leaking any more (except when they mess up and allow an expert to actually sneak in the same questions I keep asking people who tell me it is capped off):
Matt Simmons has been labeled Dr Doom of the Gulf disaster. But he has credentials that are hard to ignore, so, is it possible that the well head was already blown out and is leaking from many different places under the sea floor? Is all of this “capping” smoke and mirrors, as I suspect? It may just be my suspicion of all things government, but there are some things that still don’t add up to me (like why they appear to be dragging their feet at every opportunity… how this seems to be a major setup and someone like Exxon will end up owning BP, but not the disaster… etc). Maybe I am an uneducated Dr Doom Lite.
It’s not like NOAA doesn’t hide and coverup shit:
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is hoarding vast amounts of raw data that independent marine researchers say could help both the public and scientists better understand the extent of the damage being caused by the massive BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
In most cases, NOAA insists on putting the data through a ponderous, many-weeks-long vetting process before making it public.
In other cases, NOAA actually intended to keep the data secret indefinitely. But officials told the Huffington Post on Tuesday that they have now decided to release it — though when remains unclear.
BP, incidentally, gets to see all this data right away.
Cool. The murderer gets access all the evidence while all us victims get shit. Sounds about right.
And just in case you folks over on the eastern side of Florida think you have it made (or those of you in Europe, for that matter), there is another, more recent (and likely accurate) 360 day animation of how this spill will be taken around thru the filtering Florida Keys (meaning it will kill everything there, as well) then takes it up the eastern sea board and into the Atlantic Ocean.
These animations show the spread of the oil spill from the Deepwater Horizon rig over one year. They were created from a series of computer simulations by a team of researchers at the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, University of Hawaii at Manoa: Fabian Schloesser from the Department of Oceanography, Axel Timmermann and Oliver Elison Timm from the International Pacific Research Center Hawaii.
For the simulations, 5 million buoyant particles were released continuously from April 20 to September 17, 2010, at the location of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig. The release occurred in ocean flow data from simulations conducted with the high-resolution Ocean General Circulation Model for the Earth Simulator (OFES). The paths of the particles were calculated over 360 days from the beginning of the spill. The simulations were conducted with surface ocean circulation data of 5 typical years rather than the actual flow fields. The dispersal of the particles does not capture such effects as oil coagulation, formation of tar balls, chemical dispersion and microbial degradation. Computed surface concentrations relative to the actual spill may therefore be overestimated. The simulation, thus, is not a detailed, specific prediction, but rather a scenario that could help guide research and mitigation efforts.
The animations show the calculated surface particle concentrations for grid boxes about 10-km-by-10-km in size into April 2011. For an estimated flow of oil from the Deepwater Horizon well of 50,000 barrels per day over a 150 day period, a concentration of e.g. 10 particles per a grid box corresponds roughly to an oil volume of 2 m3 per ~100 km2 area. The animations show the initial spreading of oil into the Gulf of Mexico followed by its entry from the Loop Current into the narrow Florida Current and then the Gulf Stream. Transported by the Gulf Stream, the erratic paths of the particles in the Atlantic are due to strong current instabilities associated with ocean eddies and recirculations. This leads to a high degree of particle dispersal and dilution in the open Atlantic away from the coast.
These computer simulations suggest that the coastlines near the Carolinas, Georgia and Northern Florida could see the effects of the oil spill as early as October 2010. The main branch of the subtropical gyre is likely to transport the oil film towards Europe, although strongly diluted. Furthermore, the animations show that as the northeasterly winds intensify near Florida around October and November, the oil in the Atlantic moves closer to the eastern shores of the US, whereas it retreats from the western shores of Florida. These changes are due to a balance between wind forcing of ocean currents and the Coriolis effect.
The animations furthermore suggest that the narrow, deep Straits of Florida force the Florida Current into a narrow channel, creating a tight bottleneck for the spreading of oil into the Atlantic. After one year, about 20% of the particles initially released at the Deepwater Horizon location had been transported through the Straits of Florida into the open Atlantic according to an averaging over the 5 different years of typical ocean surface current data. The animations suggest that a filtering system in the narrowest spot of the Florida Current could mitigate the spreading of the oil film into the North Atlantic.
For more information, please see http://www.soest.hawaii.edu/soest_web/soest.gulf2010_longterm.htm
Man, please don’t get me wrong… I hope this thing is closed off. I hope that I am just a jaded bastard who has his trust misapplied and that is completely wrong about what I think is going on. I swear I hope I am wrong about my gut reaction.
It would be nice if someone could point me to some real good news about this (keeping my fingers crossed about this cap solution).
At least they have their fall guys selected.
The worst oil spill in U.S. history was triggered by firefighting boats that flooded the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig with water, causing it to sink into the Gulf of Mexico and damage BP Plc’s well, a lawsuit claims.
My little sister recently came back from Pensacola and confirmed almost everything I warned her about before she went. So, who are we going to believe? The government’s mouthpiece, those that we know personally and/or those that actually live there and are documenting the cover-ups:
h/t The Intel Hub
My buddy, Chicken Bill, and I were fishing recently when we saw some birds I didn’t recognize. Some sort of Tern. Bill explained that he had never heard of these being so far north, which prompted my question of whether or not animals were giving us signs that they are being forced to move away from their natural habitats for places further north.
Could this be just like the stories of dogs and other animals “knowing” when an earthquake or Tsunami is impending and they run for high ground? Some cultures watch these signs and take off for high ground with them, they are so accurate.
Truthout featured an article by Dahr Jamail and Erika Blumenfeld entitled Toxic Dispersants Near Gulf Harm Humans and Wildlife.
Please read the entire article and focus on what the animals are doing:
I’m horrified by the video. Tears well in my eyes. Gene takes one look at my face and says, “It’s not natural for crabs to come out of the water like this. They never want to come out of the water if they can help it. They are trying to escape.”
Tracy chimes in. “We are seeing this all over the Gulf now – dolphins, fish, running from the dispersant and oil because they can’t breath. Marine life knows to run out of the way, but we don’t.”
Gene tells us, “This is ripping my heart to pieces. I’m living in high anxiety.” Vicky says that BP and the government are playing down the disaster, when in reality, “anything out there should not be eaten” while pointing out to the water.
Disturbingly, the day after Gene filmed the crabs fleeing the water, residents living near Lake Pontchartrain reported finding thousands of dead fish and crabs in the canals near their homes.
We drive over to Gene and Vicky’s after they inform us of dead crabs and fish floating in sheen-covered water by their boat. Outside their mobile home, from which they are about to be evicted, Gene walks us over to where his boat sits in a nearby bayou.
Dead crabs float in a sheen of oil. It is a toxic soup of stench and death that fouls the air and burns my nose. As I stand looking on in horror, with more tears welling up in my eyes, Gene says, “I’m 52 years old and I’ve never seen crabs crawl out of the water at night. I also saw shrimp swimming in little circles on the surface.”
Vicky, standing nearby, says, “I think this is just the beginning. This is just the small stuff. This is just the tip of the iceberg. Over time bigger and bigger stuff will be washing up here.”
h/t Dandelion Salad
The oil is bad enough, but the Corexit is what will make it the biggest killer:
Poor old Gene Taylor (Mississippi Representative) is beside himself after a recent air flight over the affected areas in Mississippi. Apparently, he didn’t get Haley Barbour’s message that oil is not to be found and that all you lemmings need to come down and play on our beaches (shit, the nasty stuff is ONLY coming in by the Ton. Or maybe you heard about that fat slob telling us how the $20B escrow account will hurt, not help, the situation (even tho it will take TRILLIONS to fix this)? Crazy? Zionist Kenneth Feinburg tells us that there is “not enough money in the world” to pay all the claims.
I always say, never allow the facts to get in the way of the rhetoric.
Gov. Haley Barbour says he’s pressing BP and federal officials to increase resources in Mississippi, where oil has reached the shoreline and continues to flow into the waters around barrier islands.
“While command and control of on-water resources has improved, it must get much better and the amount of resources to attack the oil offshore must be greatly increased,” Barbour said in an e-mailed statement.
Back to Gene and his incredulousness:
U.S. Rep. Gene Taylor got off the flight angry.
“It’s criminal what’s going on out there,” Taylor said minutes later. “This doesn’t have to happen.”
A scientist onboard, Mike Carron with the Northern Gulf Institute, said with this scenario, there will be oil on the beaches of the mainland.
“There’s oil in the Sound and there was no skimming,” Carron said. “No coordinated effort.”
Taylor said it was a good thing he didn’t have a mic in the helicopter, because he might have said some things he didn’t want his children to hear.
“They’re paying all these boats to run around like headless chickens,” Taylor said, as reporters gathered to hear his assessment of the Sound.
So, I come back to my old adage: Is this ineptness or intentional?
Do I have to keep asking the question, “how is it possible that we are so inept? How is it that anything and everything we do seems to be ass backwards? As “if” they want this thing to happen? I wouldn’t be the first to think it is possible. Kenny’s Sideshow linked to a post about the potential Asphalt Volcano that was PURPOSEFULLY drilled to cause precisely what is happening. According to this link, they know that the oil will degrade and disperse on its own, so they are not concerned about cleanup. However, the rationale is evil: they want all the southern, lazy-assed rednecks, filthy coon-asses and low-life blacks DEAD.
There is also much scuttlebutt that suggests that the US government knew and was instrumental in this (which aligns to my previous posts questioning purpose or ineptness)
Thank goodness we still have our government to look after us, right?
Of course it is. This is why over 400 people who visited Escambia County Beaches are needing medical assistance “for upper or lower respiratory problems, headaches, nausea, and eye irritation“. This is why they are setting up “Decontamination Stations” all over the beaches. This is why:
Swimmers who did venture into the water questioned whether it was really safe to wade, swim and play in the Gulf, especially when they had to walk through a line of tar balls and stay clear of skimmers scooping up oil just 25 and 50 feet from the shore.
“I only went into the water up to my ankles. That’s as far as I wanted to go,” said Joe Chambers, 28, of West Pensacola as he scrubbed off oily residue from himself and his son, Ethan, 4, in the public showers at Casino Beach. “It doesn’t smell like the beach. It smells like a gas station. There are no fish in the water. There’s nothing alive in the water. I don’t know how public officials can just look at the water and make a call to reopen it for swimming.”
Carol Doster of Grand Isle, Miss., said her son Dallas, 12, was frightened by the oil that streaked his legs and arms after a five-minute swim in the Gulf on Friday. “It won’t rub off,” Doster said. …
Lanza said the health department did not test the water or sand samples before lifting the health advisory. He did send out health department employees to look at the water before they covered up the health advisory signs.
Are you still thinking you need some beach time? Watch this:
Enjoy your swim in Goldman Sach’s Corexit bath. I mean, hell, can’t let that “product” go to waste (especially if it can be used to cull a good chunk of the population and keep them from losing BILLIONS cause of its being outlawed almost everywhere else).
At least we got Biden that cares…
“Sometimes life’s not fair,” said Vice President Joe Biden, as he addressed a small crowd in New Orleans, Louisiana yesterday. “Y’all have been hit with Katrina, Gustav and now the BP oil spill. You’ve been through more than any community has a right to be asked to go through. You’ve been on boats, some of you, since you were kids.”
I have warned people not to go (and some went anyway, and defriended me from Facebook to avoid hearing from me about it). Within 3 or 4 days, those people are back and told me that I was right. That there is something being hidden and that many people are going to be sick (and that evacuations are probable). All of this shit I told them before they left. Duh. Take a damned chance on getting cancer by going to that place, ignorant, but caring ones.
Martial Law is close (there are already more military down there than anyone has ever seen before). Roadblocks are going up (unsubstantiated as of7/14/10 4:00PM… Ed) Papers are needed to get close to report on the action. Many people from S Louisiana are leaving (moving trucks are all rented with none available at this time).
This shit is so much worse than we are being told (and the stuff we are hearing is pretty bad).
Carl Safina explains how bad it is in the TED video:
During my travels the last two days, I had a wonderful opportunity to spend time with some old friends. We went to Hooters, ate wings, drank beers and talked shit. But, eventually, the conversation turned to serious things. Since one guy is from New Orleans originally and his dad retired from Exxon, he had a few things to say about this mess that is devastating his home state. He does have some insight and explained that he is extremely worried that this well is blown out so bad that it will never be sealed. Relief wells will never stop this, because the damage to the well is so bad.
Like me, he thinks of all the things that could go wrong. The main problem will be the health effects of the crap that aerosols and gets in to the air for the locals to breathe. If you follow the three videos below that WSWS produced (Greg from the Goon Squad recommended one and I believe all three should be viewed to get an idea about what to expect on various fronts):
In this first part in a series of videos on the Gulf Coast oil spill, the WSWS interviews Dean Blanchard, the owner of a shrimp processing and distribution company located in Grand Isle, Louisiana. Like many others, his business has been ruined by the oil spill that has contaminated the Gulf of Mexico and largely destroyed shrimping and fishing in the region.
Part 2—The effect on human health
By C.W. Rogers and Andre Damon
30 June 2010
This video, the second in a series, explores the health consequences of the BP oil spill. It features interviews with Nathalie Walker, an attorney and co-director of Advocates for Environmental Human Rights, as well as environmental chemist Wilma Subra.
This video, part three of a series, explores the social consequences of the BP oil spill. The disaster has destroyed the livelihoods of tens of thousands of fishermen and small business people, and experts say it may uproot whole communities and trigger mass migrations.
from the World Socialist Website
Yes, this oil blowout is fouling water, land and air. And no matter how emotional you get about the cleanup (like my little sister, who, with the world’s biggest heart, is outraged and wants to go help clean up). But like I told her son, who wanted to go clean up, too (they lived at Pensacola for a few years and love the place), this shit may not only make you ill, but it could very well KILL YOU. People, please wake up to how bad this shit is and will be.
Do not fall for the Floridian leadership pleas lies telling you that the water and beaches are ok. Those assholes are thinking about money, not you or your health.
I visited another old friend who is a big wheel at a major automobile manufacturer and he told me about his family’s plans to go to Panama City, Florida in the next couple of months and I felt a wave of nausea as I thought about his beautiful children going to the beach, breathing that air and getting flu-like symptoms. Or, even if the least is getting burned by the Corexit and tar balls:
Don’t Scare the Tourists
One of the concerns is that the local officials want to downplay the hazards from the oil spill to avoid alarming tourists and driving even more people away from the beaches.
“The official story,” said Mogavero, “is that the water is clear, and there are a few tar balls but it is safe to swim in and I feel that is in direct opposition to the reality of the situation…
“When you’ve got this detergent, this dispersant in the water – coming in – I have first-hand experience with burn marks on my skin with these tar balls that these children are playing in that potentially could cause their death.”
The long-time Floridian is also shocked to see people swimming so close to where clean-up boats, with workers in hazmat suits, were cleaning up the toxic sludge.
“It is probably a couple hundred yards across, right smack in the middle of Destin Harbor,” he said. “And there are two boats dragging a boom, obviously skimming the surface oil within 20 yards of where there were people on the beach, entering the water, and going swimming.”
The next day, Lepori went to investigate reports of another school of sick dolphins. As soon as she got to the water’s edge, she became dizzy and nauseous, similar to her experience out on the Gulf off Alabama.
“Within minutes of getting on the beach with families swimming in the water and it was maybe because I was so exposed to all these chemicals, I was sick,” she said. “I had a headache, I couldn’t breathe, again, I was dizzy and I ended up having to leave the beach.
“And again, there were families. I walked along the beach telling the families along the beach, did you know this water’s poisonous that you’re putting these children in? …There were no signs, no one telling anyone anything about the toxicity of the water. And you know sometimes I don’t even have words. And none of those people knew.”
h/t Common Dreams
I saw this interesting video on Facebook this morning from a friend who lives in Florida. Apparently, the stuff is being picked up and dumped inland by rain (this home is 10 miles from the coast, in Tampa):
The same friend posted this video, produced by a couple who lives and work in New Orleans. In it, they show that the brand new, gleaming white roof of the Super Dome is turning black and oily from the rains that are picking the shit up and dumping inland. According to these two, this roof was solid white just a week or two ago.
Supposedly, BP is getting real close to having the relief wells completed. But, as history shows, this usually doesn’t work correctly the first time. It can take many stabs before actually hitting the mark.
One relief well is now within about 20 feet  of BP’s ruptured well in the Gulf, but historically these fixes haven’t always worked on the first try–even on blowouts in far shallower waters.
The Ixtoc well in the Gulf of Mexico was only 150 feet below the surface, and it took nine months , two relief wells, and several tries before a relief well finally stopped that spill. That was in 1979.
And the Montara well, off the coast of Australia, was in 250 feet of water  and flowed for 10 weeks last fall. A relief well took five attempts . At one point engineers even lost control of the relief well, causing a fire that destroyed the original rig , according to The Times-Picayune of New Orleans.
BP’s well in the Gulf, by comparison, is 20 times deeper than the Montara well and more than 30 times deeper than the Ixtoc well. Two relief wells are being drilled–one as a backup.
Initial failure is “almost a certainty ,” David Rensink, president of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, told Bloomberg. “It would be like winning the lottery to get it on the first shot.”
Should we expect them to cap this thing? Or, should our expectations change as we begin to clearly see the damage being done and the feet being dragged. When will it become acceptable to SUSPECT these people of criminality?
Alex is the first tropical storm of the season. He will test out a lot of theories about the DH gulf disaster and the effects of a hurricane, especially acid rain. I have been reading and hearing the possible effects a major storm and how it will pick up and ‘drop’ killer rain all over the eastern half of the US.
A recent discovery of crops in Millington, TN that have been showing spots on their leaves, has had people wondering if acid rain already had reached the mid-south. A closer look of that problem has been attributed to a chemical leak in north Shelby county. Lucite International Plant had a Sulfur Trioxide leak back on May 25, this year that could explain the crop damage in Millington.
The projected path of Alex is concerning for me because it is in the western most part of the Gulf of Mexico. It is going to have its most powerful winds just off to the east of its center. This will pull it across the majority of the oil slick. Land fall could hit right at the US and Mexican border then he could track up north and turn east as most storms do. He could be dropping huge amounts of rain from LA, MS, AR, TN, AL and then head toward the northeast.
Recent reports of oil raining down in parts of southern Louisiana have not been proved nor disapproved for that matter, but you can bet this stuff is in the atmosphere. Air quality readings have shown higher levels of certain chemicals related to this spill. Science only supports the ability of these chemicals to be picked up by a major storm and hitching a ride to places yet to be seen. Some projected paths take this thing west after land fall and I hope that is what happens. Not to wish any thing evil on anyone else, I just hope that it does. My friends in Louisiana have had enough over the past few years.
Am I the only one that sees a storyline develop in this Gulf Sabotage Attack? Am I the only one that can see this thing unfold in a predetermined, planned way? Am I the only one that notices the convenience of how it is developing and what “actions” are taking place, no matter what the rhetoric?
You see, G (and others, I am sure) think that I live in a realm of paranoia. That I pursue “conspiracies” with such vigor that I actually make them happen (in my mind). You see, there is no way anyone would do something like this to the Gulf “on purpose”. I mean, it is only the freaky basket cases, like me, that could even imagine some cabal who would find some way to profit and gain even more vast areas of control over the population.
It is just crazies like me (I know, G, “crazy” is a little over the top, isn’t it?) who could make these guys into criminals, when in reality, they are doing everything in their human power to fix this. Right? Surely it is evident to all sane rednecks that these people like Tony Hayward are actually great humanitarians, ecologists, and protectors of liberty. It doesn’t matter that they made a lot of money (stopping very large losses beforehand) on BP stock sales, that was NOT anything like his normal trades for years. Nor the fact that Goldman Sachs (a very large stock holder in BP with a revolving door of management between the two entities) made and/or avoided an even BIGGER loss just days and weeks before the “accident”.
No, when a crazy old redneck with imagination problems considers these details, it can only be explained by showing that I NEED this paranoia. That I am forced into imagining this shit. That my normal, critical thinking ability now forces my brain into imagining stuff that “could never” happen.
But I keep coming back to something my little old red-headed mother used to say all the time: “Actions speak louder than words.”
What she meant is that people are fucking liars. People say all kind of shit to convince people to believe in something, when that something is the farthest thing from the truth. But, she also knew how to tell when they are lying… simply by comparing what they “DO” to what they “SAY”.
For those of us who have studied the subject of false flag events, it is far beyond imaginations. It is historical fact that this very country has been involved with MANY false flag events. See the list from Washington’s Blog that shows, “Governments ADMIT That They Carry Out False Flag Terror“
- The CIA admits that it hired Iranians in the 1950′s to pose as Communists and stage bombings in Iran in order to turn the country against its democratically-elected president
- Israel admits that an Israeli terrorist cell operating in Egypt planted bombs in several buildings, including U.S. diplomatic facilities, then left behind “evidence” implicating the Arabs as the culprits (one of the bombs detonated prematurely, allowing the Egyptians to identify the bombers, and several of the Israelis later confessed) (and see this and this)
- The well-respected former Indonesian president admits that the government probably had a role in the Bali bombings
- The former Italian Prime Minister, an Italian judge, and the former head of Italian counterintelligence admit that NATO, with the help of the Pentagon and CIA, carried out terror bombings in Italy and blamed the communists, in order to rally people’s support for their governments in Europe in their fight against communism. As one participant in this formerly-secret program stated: “You had to attack civilians, people, women, children, innocent people, unknown people far removed from any political game. The reason was quite simple. They were supposed to force these people, the Italian public, to turn to the state to ask for greater security” (and see this)(Italy joined NATO in 1949, years before the bombings occurred)
- As admitted by the U.S. government, recently declassified documents show that in the 1960′s, the American Joint Chiefs of Staff signed off on a plan to blow up AMERICAN airplanes (using an elaborate plan involving the switching of airplanes), and also to commit terrorist acts on American soil, and then to blame it on the Cubans in order to justify an invasion of Cuba. See the following ABC news report; the official documents; and watch this interview with the former Washington Investigative Producer for ABC’s World News Tonight with Peter Jennings*
They go on to add several other links to these types of events showing how governments have been doing this stuff (and ADMITTING it) for a very long time:
There are many other instances of false flag attacks used throughout history proven by the historical evidence. See this, this and this. The above are only some examples of governments admitting to using false flag terror.
My comment/question is exactly the same as theirs, “How can this be a conspiracy theory when THEY ADMIT it?”
One can go thru the details of many events in history and see that these events were “Caused” intentionally. As JFK once tried to explain, there are no coincidences in government. If it is being done, it is done on purpose.
“Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.” — JFK
FDR told us the same shit:
“In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happened, you can bet it was planned that way.” — FDR
But, it is really me and my conspiratorial paranoia that is inventing this scenario. I have invented this in my mind because somehow I need it. I am causing a self-fulfilling prophecy of imagination, as it were.
Let me tell a little story:
I was sitting on my front porch last week when I saw a truck with a trailer pull up to my neighbor’s house across the street. The neighbor is an old guy (94, I think) and his health has been waning a bit, so he had to go to the hospital for a few days. As I was watching this truck full of people unload, I wondered, “What the hell are they doing at “Old Man’s” House”?
My mind tells me, “Well, they look like responsible workers, so I suppose they are there to do a job.”
But, as I watch, I notice that they decide to break in a window, instead of opening the door with a key. One of the little guys goes in thru the window and in a moment or two, opens the front door. Then everyone was able to go in and “work on the house”.
I sat there and watched as they took out the furniture and loaded it on the trailer. They brought out all sorts of clothes, TV’s and all the guns this old man had collected for decades and put it all on the trailer.
Finally, one of the guys notices me on the porch and yells, “Don’t worry, we are taking good care of “Old Man.”
With that excellent bit of explanation and the warm trust that enveloped me from his kind, moving words, I walked back in my house and turned my attention away from them. You see, I trusted them because they TOLD me they were doing the right thing.
Two weeks later, when “Old Man” returned from the hospital, he went in and saw that everything he ever owned was gone. No trace.
He walked over and asked me if I saw anything. I said, “Well, there was these fine men that told me they were helping you out.”
Forgive me, but how is it possible that I see criminality in these actions of BP and our complicit government, and others see ineptitude at best, and simple honest mistakes at worse?
Here is what looks apparent to me: Goldman Sachs is paying Tony Hayward/BP to fall on his/their sword. They knew something in advance, sold shares to avoid the huge losses coming (these sales were NOT the norm for either entity) and are now playing the part as this thing vomits its bowels out into our gulf and tainting the rest of the world.
To me, this is not extreme thinking, in the slightest. It is observing the actions opposed to the words.
But, what I have not been able to congeal in my mind is the end game rationale. What are they trying to implement? Who else will benefit and how? Is it the NWO’s final power grab? Is there even a NWO (G seems to think that this, too, is my imagination, even tho I have countless videos and articles with the people saying this shit out right).
I wonder who the crazy redneck is? The one who sees the shit that is glaringly obvious, or the ones that refuse to believe that evil could do the kind of shit that I see happening?
One thing is for sure, whether or not one is convinced that this is purposeful and another False Flag Event, it is devastating to the region and worse.
The oil eruption in the Gulf of Mexico—the worst environmental disaster in US history—is devastating local economies. Tens of thousands of fishermen, tourist-industry and oil workers are directly affected. The indirect ramifications are incalculable.
The Gulf Coast region is already one of the poorest parts of the country. Alabama includes counties with unemployment rates as high as 24 percent, and Mississippi has the sixth highest official unemployment rate in the country, at 11.4 percent. The gulf states of Texas and Louisiana, with their oil and gas intensive economies, have the greatest income inequality in the United States behind the state of New York.
On June 16, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) increased the no-fishing zone in the Gulf to 80,806 square miles, about 33.4 percent of federal Gulf waters. Affected areas stretch from Louisiana’s Atchafalaya Bay in the west through Mississippi and Alabama, to the coastal areas by Panama City on the Florida panhandle in the east. Broad swaths of Gulf southward are also closed.
A minority of the fishermen seeing their livelihoods destroyed have been hired by BP or contractors to help with the clean-up efforts, but many say they have not been paid since May, according to Courthouse News. Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser remarked, “It’s a Catch-22…. If you can’t fish and then you take a $5,000 monthly payment from BP, you cannot get food stamps because your income is too much, but then the $5,000 is really only half what you need.”
I like the idea, but it appears that they have already cut the stomach twice and are awaiting the guts to fall into their laps. What is the next step in Hara Kiri? Someone (a friend) cuts off the head to stop the suffering.
Rep Barton apologized to Hayward and BP. Some seem to think that this is becasue he is a Republican, a texan or an imbecile. But, as I always tell you, follow the money. Barton is BP’s biggest contribution recipient. Imagine that?
To prove that the reTHUGlican Party is going to support the Hara Kiri, they sent out the unimpressive Alabama senator Richard Shelby to explain that Tony needs to hurry up and spew his sword removed guts, so his head can be cut off quickly:
Yes, my fellow lovely rednecks, It’s Hara Kiri Time!
How do I know? Because the information is slowly being released. As an example, internal documents show that BP has been lying about the amount (imagine them lying to us…). Its up over 100,000 barrels per day (and they have known this for a while). Thank goodness there is only about 2 BILLION gallons left in this hole.
Mark my words: The US government will cut the head off of BP and the US tax payer will pay this. This is a catalyst for something much bigger. Carbon Taxes, method to tear down society in order to implement Martial Law, implement austerity measures and bring the US standard of living down in equality with the other poorer nations.
One can argue that it is all happening by accident, due to ineptness and idiotic management.
One can look at the actions, see the end game developing, consider FDR/JFK’s warning and consider that there IS mucho gain to be made. Population control and a new source of revenue to milk us even dryer.
To know that my president cares for the “small people” inspires me to start caring about the small people, too.
(Svanberg shows his sensitive side)
The following was shared by Dr Doug last night and I thought it needed to be on a page. Watch and weep:
With every passing day, I am more and more positive that this is purposeful. There is monetary motive and the motive to control the mass population that will be moved in the guise of safety, but with the real motive of population control.
I am traveling a long day today. BuelahLady has Bronchial Pneumonia (after Naomi had it). So far, I feel great. Vitamin D, Baby.