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  •  Thad Allen says it's to be expected (5+ / 0-)
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    Timaeus, rubyr, Tomtech, kydoc, Late Spring

    "I don’t think the issue is whether or not WE can make the second cut," Admiral Allen said at a press conference here. "It’s about how fine we can make it, how smooth we can make it." ...

    "Anyone who's ever used a saw knows it can bind up," Allen told a news conference.

    You know what I like about this major brown noser? He doesn't even pretend that he's not speaking for anyone but BP. Makes no effort. From talking glowing about his personal conversations with BP mucky-ups on their personal cell phones, to reiterating BP talking points, to basically not lashing back at them when BP make out for a fool. You just can't buy admirals like that.

    •  Fishgrease as well said that this would be the (1+ / 0-)
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      most difficult part. And there have been other knowledgable folks here who have been discussing the issue.

      My understanding is that there were always plans for a second cut if needed.

      All the Admiral did was state the facts of what is going on at the bottom of the Gulf.

      Stepping up to life eliminates the capacity for bullshit. - Robinswing

      by Onomastic on Wed Jun 02, 2010 at 10:57:17 AM PDT

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