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Let Them Drill: Poll shows 73% of Americans oppose ban on offshore drilling (or does it?)

In response to BP's catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, President Barack Obama immediately placed a six-month moratorium on deep-water drilling efforts, a move which affected 33 deep-water drilling projects. While many people initially applauded Obama's dec

An oil slick is worth a million Priuses and other numbers from the Gulf Oil Spill

The exact amount of oil that is still spewing into the Gulf of Mexico from BP's broken tap is a number under some dispute, but the mess could be increasing at a rate of a million gallons a day. Or, as the WaPo put it, "roughly one Valdez spill every week." So, how much gasoline has been wasted by all that oil escaping into the ocean? One way to measure it is the way Sebastian Blanco

Gulf oil spill spoofed with satirical air spill report

Image of phony offshore wind farm - Click above to watch video after the jump

In wake of oil rig disaster, Obama promises no new offshore drilling until...

Image of oil slick captured by NASA's Aqua Satellite - Click above to watch video after the jump