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Oil Spill thoughts, 2010…

I can’t tell you how it feels to look at the birds along my coastline and think of the gulf.

I just can’t, because the sea has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember.

The spill seems to be almost a metaphor for everything wrong right now.

Here is a site that may be of help using social media.  I first read the blogger at SFChron — tweeting as @yobie

Here is the link:

http://gulfcoastspill.com/

It’s very difficult for me to think of the dispersant they are using and those who are making a profit off of that?

Very difficult.

There also appears to be a media blackout in the south.

I can no longer respect the politicians associated with the dispersant.

Or those that would allow a media blackout.

You can read more on that from Salon at this link.

The scope of the spill can be seen in this video that is taken from the air:

and here, below the sea:

This is too tragic to comprehend, and we will never see what has happened to the dolphins and the whales and all the other sea creatures who have been swallowed by the waves.