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Oil Spill Commission Report: Everyone Did Great Except for Tom in Marketing

Friday, January 14, 2011

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Oil Spill Commission Report: Everyone Did Great Except for Tom in Marketing

According to a new report from the National Oil Spill Commission looking into the causes of the Gulf disaster, everyone involved did a super job except for one jackass in the BP marketing department.

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Citing Oil Spill as Deciding Blow, Environment Concedes Defeat

Thursday, June 24, 2010

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Citing Oil Spill as Deciding Blow, Environment Concedes Defeat

In a tearful press conference on Thursday, the environment said it would finally have to concede defeat at the hands of humanity.

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Live BP Spill Coverage (video)

Sunday, June 13, 2010

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Live BP Spill Coverage (video)

In case you haven't been keeping up on BP's antics, here's a video recap of their efforts to stop the spill.

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Oil Spill, Seagal or Van Damme? A Terminology Quiz

Thursday, May 27, 2010

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Oil Spill, Seagal or Van Damme? A Terminology Quiz

Some of the contraptions, techniques and technologies BP has been using to try and stop the oil gusher in the Gulf of Mexico have ridiculous names. So we at TreeHumper decided to play a little game: Can you differentiate which of the following terms are oil spill-related (or oil rig) and which ones are either a Steven Seagal or Jean-Claude Van Damme movie?

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Editorial: I’m Just Going to Stop Cleaning This Oily Bird If It Can’t Drop the Attitude

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

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Editorial: I’m Just Going to Stop Cleaning This Oily Bird If It Can’t Drop the Attitude

The horrifying images of oil washing ashore along the Gulf Coast really got to me, and I hurried down to volunteer in the cleanup process. It has been saddening and rewarding all at once; but let me tell you, I am about to ready to drop this fucking pelican and get right back in my car if it won't sit still and shut up for a few minutes.

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Whales of the World Launch “Krill Baby Krill” Campaign

Monday, May 10, 2010

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Whales of the World Launch “Krill Baby Krill” Campaign

In an apparent effort to jump on the oil spill pun bandwagon, a coalition of the world's baleen whales has launched a lobbying and advertising campaign sporting the slogan "Krill Baby Krill!"

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