Gulf oil spill

Ok, I have been reading up on this and it just makes me sick. The life that has been lost, the damage, the mess, the people to blame......now it's made it to land. What do the...


Gulf oil platform explodes

NEW ORLEANS, La. – An offshore petroleum platform exploded and was burning Thursday in the Gulf of Mexico about 100 miles off the Louisiana coast, west of the site where BP's...

Started by Katherine on 09/02/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/03/2010 by Good Day!


Oil Spill Timeline

Obviously this is biased; if you have evidence that something in here is incorrect I'd love to see it. Otherwise this is absolutely unacceptable and we should all be thinking...


Does the oil spill prove drilling isn't safe?

Source: St. Petersburg Times The oil spill spreading across the Gulf of Mexico is sending ripples through Florida and national politics, giving Gov. Charlie Crist a reason to...

Started by ~Jennifer on 04/29/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/30/2010 by Good Day!


Oil and other natural resources...

On another thread, it was mentioned by someone that there is NO reason for the environmentalists to be upset about our dependence on oil. She suggested that we should continue...

Started by ME on 07/09/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/13/2010 by Christa


BP Oil Well has been capped.

Just saw on MSN that as of right now, the leak has been capped and no oil is spilling into the gulf. Hope it lasts until they get that relief well done.


Deepwater Drilling Moratorium

From CNN: __________________________________________________ Meanwhile, as efforts to place the containment cap on the well were unfolding, the U.S. Interior Department...


Baby Scrapbook...

Hi all, I've finally managed to make a start on my little one's baby scrapbook (better late than never, hey)?!! I've come to the 'In the Year I Was Born' section and I'm...

Started by Louisa on 07/06/2010 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 07/08/2010 by Louisa


the oilspill by BP

any mommies out there whose lives have been affected by it? it seems regardless of company or blame everyone that finds out that my husband works for hold him accountable for...


Rick Perry - you can't make this stuff up...

From a NYT article 12-28-2011 "Energy: The audiences at Mr. Perry’s events seemed somewhat unmoved by parts of his speech that talked about job creation. But when it came to...

Started by Karla on 12/28/2011 in Political Debating Moms

Last update on 01/06/2012 by ♥♪Megan♫♥


Pakistan Flooding Coverage

I have observed that the media, television, internet & print, have all been giving quite scant coverage to the horrific flooding that is destroying Pakistan. At this point 20...

Started by Johnny on 09/02/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/04/2010 by Janessa