The Deep Horizon Oil Platform Sank: Where Did All That Steel Go??
Over a million tons of steel on top of the broken pipe??
Something is just not adding up about this Oil Spill. I admit my bias; I am a born and bred conservationist. To me, the people responsible for the worst man-made natural disaster in American History should be tarred and feathered with their own tar - and the feathers from thousands of birds who died because of them.
The Deep Horizon Oil Platform was reportedly the largest in the world. Earlier in the same day as the disaster BP Executives were celebrating the Platform's unprecedented success. After the explosion, the Deep Horizon Oil Platform sank to the bottom of the sea.
Where then is the wreakage??
That amount of steel and concrete wouldn't "float" very far.
If the wreakage dropped anywhere near the well, why didn't it cover the broken pipe??
Why are there such clear, clean photographs and "live streaming video" of the oil being spewed out of a "small pipe" and into the Gulf of Mexico? Complete with "lights" shining in a neat little ditch??
If tons of steel falling on top of the leak didn't stop the release of oil, why did the experts think a "top hat" would??
Why does BP want the "live video feed" to go dark tomorrow while they try yet another solution??
Who gave BP the right to even enter the conversation about whether what they do should be documented by video??
Is there another, much more terrible, much more prolific, much more deadly leak spewing from underneith tons of debris that used to be the Deep Horizon??
And if there is a much worse leak, how many people besides BP know the spill cannot be stopped.