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As If a Reason Is Needed

British oil giant BP has agreed to pay the largest criminal penalty in U.S. history, totaling billions of dollars, for the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a person familiar with the deal said Thursday.

We can only assume they will pay it forward.

One Response to “As If a Reason Is Needed”

  • Nov
    17
    2012

    Silly me. Yesterday, I speculated that the fines for the oil rig explosion were going to cause gas prices to rise. They must not have, so there was another explosion to hopefully do the trick and slow the holiday economy.

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