Tag Archives: tar balls

Oil drilling off the coast of Virginia?

Sure, sure. Let’s despoil Virginia Beach, the Eastern Shore, more, more. A few million tar balls? No problem. Just pretend they don’t exist. And, best of all, we can keep motoring. Walking? Are you kidding? Read a nice letter to the editor on this whole notion.

Florida fights for rights of polluters

That’s the headline over this delicious new Carl Hiaasen column from today’s Miami Herald. Hell, the same could be written about a certain state in the mid-Atlantic region – the one I’m sitting in right now.