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BP oil spill

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BP finally gets something right

TweetIn one of its smartest moves, and there haven’t been many, or any, since the Gulf oil spill disaster, BP has dethroned the haughty and shockingly nonchalant Tony Hayward from his duties of day-to-day overseer…



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Swimming in oil

TweetI’m not sure that this adds anything meaningful to the conversation about the Gulf oil spill. Presumably, one can easily imagine how unpleasant and unsightly swimming in oil-infused water must be without feeling the need…


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The undoing of BP, MMS

TweetFor yet another example of how the theory of less regulation in the business sector collapses, sometimes literally, under its own weight, the BP disaster provides a clear picture of what happens when companies, wholly…