SHUT UP OBAMA!
DO SOMETHING OTHER THAN TALK AND MAKE MEETINGS!
Never mind. He's an idiot and that's what community organizers do. They have meetings to have meetings to make other meetings, make a committee and call everything good. Idiot.
Restaurant owner Regina Shipp was near desperation before President Barack Obama's address on the Gulf oil crisis. The tourists are gone, empty tables fill her dockside dining room, and her business has lost $57,000 after just a few weeks of crude and tar balls smearing the coast.
Afterward, she sounded more hopeful, but not much. At this point, it's going to take much more than an Oval Office talk to make life better on the oil-stained coast.
"He said he's going to make BP pay. Can he? Can he?" said Shipp, standing amid a sea of empty tables at Shipp's Harbour Grill, which she owns with her husband, chef Matt Shipp.
Obama did vow to "make BP pay" and accused the oil giant of "recklessness" in his first address to the nation from the Oval Office Tuesday night, eight weeks to the day after the catastrophic oil spill began destroying the Gulf Coast way of life. It followed a two-day trip to the Gulf Coast where he met with officials and residents about the oil gushing from the broken wellhead, millions of gallons a day.
Their lives turned upside down by the nation's worst oil spill, Gulf Coast residents paused to watch the speech with a mix of fear and anger over both the crude spewing into the ocean and a response that seems almost comical at times.
Sipping a glass of wine at his home in Empire, La., Mitch Jurisich decided to watch Obama's address after wavering on whether to even tune in. The third-generation oyster fisherman has been out of work since the Louisiana oyster beds were shut down two weeks ago.
Afterward, Jurisich said he fears a moratorium on offshore drilling would kill what's left of the economy in coastal Louisiana. And the inaction Obama said he wouldn't tolerate isn't really the problem, he said. [...] go read the rest
I think we should have a meeting about this.
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