Thread: Adm. Thad Allen
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Old 06-05-2010, 06:48 AM
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FloridaDan
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The Admiral comes off as a likeable and trustworthy guy, but he is making one BIG mistake IMO. Lately whenever I hear him talking about the repairs to the well that BP is doing he's always saying "we" did this or that - "we were able to shear off the top of the riser pipe."

If I were O'Bama I would tell him to stop saying we, which implies the CG and the government are down there pulling the levers, and instead say BP is doing this or that ( which they are ).

People are becoming so incensed over this the good Admiral should very deliberatly let BP take every bit of blame and responsibility for all these fixes that aren't working, even if the feds are providing "oversight" as he says they are.
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