May 2010

Colin Powell on Oil Spill - we need "decisive force"

Indeed. Arrest Tony Hayward and bring in the Navy’s deep sea teams to deal with this. We have had deep sea capacity since the days of nuclear subs and the […]

A deep sea drilling platform ship built 30 years ago for the Navy and CIA during the Cold War is now leased to Transocean which is using it in Indonesia […]

BP Oil Spill: Obama's Katrina or Chernobyl?

As it becomes clear that BP is hiding the truth, that in fact they do not have the spill under control, the real question for Obama now is whether this […]

Obama, finally, visits oil spill area - UPDATE: Top Kill appears to have failed

Obama looks and sounds more like a victim of the oil spill than the leader who will solve the problem. As much as I hate to admit it, Peggy Noonan […]

This Wall Street Journal report makes clear the kind of malfeasants the Obama Administration has put in charge of the oil spill disaster in the Gulf. BP Decisions Made Well […]

At the outset of this video briefing by BP several weeks ago watch BP CEO Tony Hayward admit clearly that BP has NEVER dealt with a problem like the current […]

Karen Tumulty has some questions for President Obama who is only now willing to talk to the press about the “damn” oil spill that is now gunking up his Presidency. […]

BP Oil Spill Disaster: Step one - Thad Allen has to go

As Gomer Pyle used to say, “Surprise, Surprise, Surprise!” Thad Allen of the Coast Guard today defended the Obama Administration decision to let BP handle the oil spill by saying […]

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka Avoids Merger Issue in Guild Talk

Publicly at least it appears from this report that the new AFL-CIO President, Richard Trumka, avoided the entertainment guilds’ hot button issue, the proposed merger of SAG and AFTRA, when […]

Obama uses drone assassinations to solve his Gitmo problem

This more detailed Reuters report follows one some months back confirming the idea that Obama is so rattled by the idea of capturing and imprisoning more terrorists on Guantanamo that […]