Gallery: A Second BP Oil Rig in the Gulf is an Unsafe “Ticking Time Bom...


It seems BP hasn’t learned its lesson just yet, though we for sure have learned ours — stop drilling! President Obama just removed the temporary moratorium on new offshore drilling saying that they figured out what went wrong with the Deepwater Horizon and we’re not at risk of another catastrophe. Well, some whistle blowers in the Gulf of Mexico that work in the oil industry would like to tell you otherwise. It’s been discovered that yet another BP oil rig is breaking a whole host of safety regulations meant to keep disasters from happening and because about 7,000 documents noting the safety of the operation seem to be missing, nobody’s sure exactly how many of the laws are being broken.

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