Hurricane Alex Halts Efforts to Deal with Gulf Oil Gusher

VOA reports that the oil skimming ships are gone. The booms protecting islands and marshes have been torn from their anchors. Sand bags have been overwhelmed. The headline is that Hurricane Alex is delaying the clean-up. But what is really going on is that Hurricane Alex is making a real clean-up unlikely.

Reuters has more, especially on the impact on wildlife:

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  1. It doesn’t look like chocolate milk anymore. Now it looks like Tang, and astronauts drink Tang!

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