Somewhere under all that oil, is a bird. Assuming your blood pressure can take it, the Boston Globe’s Big Picture blog has must-see images from the oil spill.
“Why wasn’t there a plan for this?” The Current’s Mary Lucia asked me during our news chat today. “Because there’d also have to be a plan to ignore all of the other plans that were designed to prevent it,” I said.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories.