Incredible. Saddening. This might go on for weeks and become one of the biggest environmental disasters the planet has ever faced. http://www.cnn.com/2010/US/04/29/louisiana.oil.rig/index.html?hpt=T1 Here we have the US spending billions and billions towards the Military Industrial Complex and high tech weapons technology but they (and BP, which are responsible to come up with a solution in the first place) aren't able to close the leaks. 20 years after the Exxon Valdez disaster: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbjC9SMKClE And this new oil spill will dwarf the Valdez spill by so much more. Drill baby, drill.