86 Days Later

07.15.10 Bucky Turco

After almost three months, BP says it has finally stopped the oil flood, prompting one of their vice presidents to get a little ahead of himself with this quote considering the 184 million or so gallons that have spewed since the incident: “I am very excited that there’s no oil in the Gulf of Mexico.” Evidently, they figured out how to get one of their caps to fit over the damn thing, but still need to permanently seal it before we all start celebrating. |NYT|