Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter 2 Share on Facebook 1 Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend 1 (4 Shares)  
Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites View Stats   4 comments

OpEdNews Op Eds

BP the good news and the bad

By (about the author)     Permalink       (Page 1 of 3 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags Add to My Group(s)

Must Read 3   Well Said 2   News 2  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H2 9/19/10

- Advertisement -

I have good news and bad news.
The good news from the Gulf is that they completed the drilling of the new well,and have poured concrete into the old well gusher to "permanently" seal it.(...I hope so)

The good news is that BP can now stop pouring millions of gallons of dispersants into the Gulf.

The bad news is that dispersants drop the oil from the top of the water.... to the bottom of the Gulf.

Remember that old saying; "out of sight, out of mind?"
This appears to be BP's state of mind when it comes to minimizing the impact of the disaster.

See : Oil 2 inches thick found on the sea floor

BP's greatest minds came up with this...what to do.... after they failed to use common sense or listen to their own people regarding the risk they were taking.
Remember all the warnings BP received regarding that blow out valve?

Now for the bad news:
Unfortunately the effects from this disaster are not going away anytime soon.

The dispersants that BP has been using seems to have gotten into our water cycle.
How could it do anything else?
Any third grader can tell you that water from the oceans go up in evaporation.
Whatever is mixed with the oceans water will also go up.
Then following the basic laws of this planet ...what goes up will come down...
The dispersants then come down with the rain.
That rain is killing and damaging our crops, our trees,etc.and contaminating our streams and rivers. It is raining on our children, our pets, our crops, our farm animals, and us.

- Advertisement -

It is bad enough that there are huge fish kills off of our eastern and southern coast lines,
It is bad enough that the Marine life is dying by the thousands,
It is bad enough that there are miles and miles of fresh oil sludge on the bottom of the Gulf.
It is bad enough that this oil and dispersant mix appears to have effected the flowing of the thermohaline currents of this planet.

This current is the pacemaker of our planet's weather.

Now we seem to have toxic corexit dispersant rain. This toxic rain is severely damaging... (or possibly destroying) the rest of the ecosystem in a large way.
I wonder can it get in our food chain?

It is theoretically possible.
It does rain on our food crops.
There is already severe problems to our crops from "something in the air" so saith the local farmers.

see the damage and watch the vid here

- Advertisement -

(also for more vids on this go to youtube and type in toxic rain in their search bar to see how widespread the damage is.)

It is hard to say how long term this damage from the Oil Gusher; plus the spraying of millions...possibly billions of gallons of toxic dispersants into the Gulf waters will be.

The thermohaline current has been struggling for years now due to global warming.
Word has it that it has broken down completely since the oil gusher disaster in the Gulf.

Next Page  1  |  2  |  3

 

http://phnxrizing.blogspot.com

FaithRMichaels is a Freelance writer and reporter,a Mom and a GrandMother,a9/11 Truther, Healer,herbalist, a blogger, activist,member of Manataka,a Native American Woman who is concerned over the direction the world is heading. I believe knowledge (more...)
 

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon


Go To Commenting

The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact Author Contact Editor View Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

BP the good news and the bad

Comments

The time limit for entering new comments on this article has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
3 people are discussing this page, with 4 comments
To view all comments:
Expand Comments
(Or you can set your preferences to show all comments, always)

One thing is certain ..like a pebble dropped into ... by FaithRMichaels on Sunday, Sep 19, 2010 at 4:33:04 PM
The most curious issue yet seen here is that of th... by Steve Windisch (jibbguy) on Monday, Sep 20, 2010 at 1:02:46 PM
Thank You Steve and yes you are absolutly correct.... by FaithRMichaels on Monday, Sep 20, 2010 at 2:40:57 PM
This is going to be a long term issue with devesta... by Laura Roberts on Tuesday, Sep 21, 2010 at 6:50:17 AM