BP on Frontline

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    BP is on PBS Frontline tonight, anyone watch? It is interesting so far.
    My friend's dad was also interviewed, I won't say who he was, of course. ;)
     
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    I TIVO'd it but haven't watched yet. Amazes me how fast most people are *all done being pissed off*. There are oysters and fish full of oil coming onshore right now....and methane leaking from the well. We'll be poisoned by this for generations.
     
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    My friend's dad is one of the workers who is speaking out against them. I am glad he isn't keeping quiet.
     
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    Was he a BP employee before the spill?
     
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    ProPubica?

    "BP should be banned from doing business with the U.S. government."

    Uh... yeah.
     
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    "This is a story about ambition and it's consequences".

    I've seen enough. Typical pubic TV theatre.
     
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    Yeah, he doesn't work in the gulf.
     
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    I've seen commentary from retired Texas refinery workers -- amazing shit. BP leaned on those folks so hard to stay silent, it damned near approaches blackmail.
     
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    Yep!
     
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    Reminded me of the movie starring Cher and Meryl Streep about the nuclear power plant....remember?
     

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