BP Will Be The Future Leader In Offshore Drilling


BP - The future of offshore drilling?

As of today, it’s known that the Gulf of Mexico oil spill caused by the offshore drilling by BP is one of the worst of it’s kind to date, or the worst of it’s kind that has been reported as widely to the public. It has affected the environment on land and water, and thousands of people who have been severely affected economically. Fishermen, hotels, resorts,business owners, and home owners have all suffered from this. BP has launched a large coordinated response effort to respond to this crisis on multiple levels.

BP is in the spot light and they’re an easy target for anyone that wants to take a stab at big oil companies and their practices.

There’s another side in my opinion that may be overlooked. BP has the opportunity to be the future leader in offshore drilling. This is how I believe they’ll become that…

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SeaWorld Killer Whale Should be Put to Sleep!


Why is SeaWorld keeping their whale?

It’s a sad thing to hear when anyone loses their life doing something they love. Recently on the news we heard about an incident involving a killer whale and it’s handler Dawn Brancheau. The latest bit of news I read about this is driving me a little insane and maybe someone can help me understand this better. I read today that SeaWorld is deciding to keep the killer whale that killed Dawn Brancheau in a freak incident where she was dragged underwater. (SeaWorld to keep orca – msnbc.com)

WHY? Why are they keeping this dangerous whale at SeaWorld? They say they’re going to change how handlers deal with the whales and prevent them from petting it. Really SeaWorld? What if this animal was a dog, a wolf, or even an Elephant? Wouldn’t those animals be put down? What gives SeaWorld the authority to determine if this whale shouldn’t be put to sleep or not? Read more of this post