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Originally posted by Liberal1984
The main thing that will save Louisiana from the fate of the Egyptian Empire is the fact it isn't using the sea as its source of drinking water. Even if it wad creating fesh water with de-salination techniques, the salt membranes stop bacteria getting through.
Maybe if conditions were right, you might get a plague of flies from all the dead stuff? But I doubt that if it would happen, and surely if it would happen, it wouldn't happen much later than now.
The Spill is just a reminder to U.S that Bush was another president, who loved a low-regulation oil industry. He thought it was great because it saved the oil industry money, I just hope it costs BP enough money, to never cut corners again.