Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Gulf Spill: Stormy Weather
The usual suspects have been issuing assurances that the hurricane now brewing in the Gulf of Mexico won't exacerbate the oil-gusher disaster. The usual suspects claim that heavy seas will merely rough that bad old oil up real good, causing it to be absorbed.
Here's an Associated Press photo of some storm-tossed waves hitting shore, and it appears -- dang it: eureka! -- that oil and water do not mix.