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post #985 of Old 08-02-2010
knothead
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Originally Posted by k1vsk View Post
Sure. Someone posted the following:
"We also have fisherman and charter boat captains having their boats repossessed all over this area. There just isn't any Tourism going on here anymore and the trickle down is affecting everyone."

and I thought the word "everyone" might not be totally objective given that it appears some might be profiting from this disaster.
I see.
I know that there are going to be a lot of people profiting from the disaster, like other oil companies, chemical companies like the ones who made the dispersant, lobbyists, Halliburton, lawyers, Goldman Sachs, Tony Hayward, etc. etc.
I doubt that the fishing industry is going to be on the list of those who profit from this.

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