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Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Oil Spill From Exploded Gulf of Mexico Platform Threatens Hundreds of Miles of Beaches

rill- drill- drill" said those who think we should squeeze every gallon of oil from the Earth in and around America.

Now- there's about 42000 gallons of oil per day flowing unchecked into the Gulf of Mexico waters off Louisiana- Mississippi- Alabama and Florida- threatening to wash onto beaches at all of those states.

The timetable to stop the leak from the exploded oil-drilling platform that killed 11 people runs from later this week to 2 months from now.

Imagine- 2 months of 42000 gallons of free-flowing oil a day....

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