What? Me worry? Obama about to enjoy 3rd vacation since April 20

12 July 2010

Potential for major spill after oil rig sinks 11 workers still missing after explosion, fire off La. MSNBC 4/22/2010

NEW ORLEANS — The oil rig that exploded, caught fire and then sank 36 hours later could lead to a major oil spill, officials said Thursday, and as a result a remotely operated […]

How the President spent the 4th of July

Obama Celebrates 4th of July By Bashing Wealthy White People

Jim Hoft GatewayPundit 7/4/2010

The president obviously learned something from his racist pastor and mentor.

President Obama celebrated the 4th of July this year by bashing those wealthy white people who had their rights before anyone else.

The AP reported:

Calling the Declaration of […]

BP North Sea venture with Iran hit by US ban

The US has imposed sanctions on an Iranian oil company working with BP in the North Sea – listing it as a body that “persons should not do business with”.

Rowena Mason The Telegraph [UK] 19 June 2010

The move will be seen as further evidence of the fracturing relationship between the British energy […]

The Spill, The Scandal and the President

The inside story of how Obama failed to crack down on the corruption of the Bush years – and let the world’s most dangerous oil company get away with murder.

Tim Dickinson Rolling Stone 6/8/2010

This article originally appeared in RS 1107 from June 24, 2010.

On May 27th, more than a month into […]

President attended Boxer fundraiser during Gulf memorial service

CNN.com 6/11/2010

(CNN) – According his official schedule, President Obama did not attend the May 25 memorial service in Jackson, Mississippi for the workers who died in the Deepwater Horizon explosion because he was en route to a fundraiser for Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-California, in San Francisco.

At Thursday’s White House briefing, Press Secretary Robert […]

Coast Guard’s Thad Allen could tell Obama BP should pay for 5 more sand berms to fight Gulf oil spill

Paul Rioux The Times-Picayune 6/1/2010

Gov. Bobby Jindal, backed by officials from St. Bernard, Jefferson and Plaquemines parishes, talks about the sand barrier plan Tuesday at the Port of New Orleans. John McCusker / The Times-Picayune

Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen plans to make a recommendation to President Barack Obama on Wednesday about […]