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Huge SoCal oil spill killing wildlife,
may close beaches for months

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Posted By: Imright, 10/3/2021 11:55:40 PM

A massive crude oil spill off the coast of southern California — believed to be at least 126,000 gallons — has reached the shores of Huntington Beach, damaging local wildlife and possibly closing miles of beaches for months at the popular surf destination.The pipeline believed to be the source of the spill has been shut down, according to the head of the company who operates it, while divers on scene continue to search for the exact cause of the spill, believed to be one of the largest in recent Southern California history. The origin of the leak was a break of the rig Elly,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: DVC 10/4/2021 12:07:13 AM (No. 934171)
Bacteria will eat it all in a few weeks, lije all other spills..
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rumblehog 10/4/2021 12:33:09 AM (No. 934186)
Haha, the Cali-crackpots shuttered the oil industry and now no one is caring for the old legacy rigs at sea. Pretty much the same problem they have with forest fires due to undergrowth not being cleared due to eco-nazi rules from Sacramento. Fools.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Timber Queen 10/4/2021 2:39:49 AM (No. 934231)
Accidentally on purpose? Huntington Beach was the heart of CA Covid resistance holding mask-less rallies during lockdown. There was a video of the copper running in sand trying to chase down a surfer running at the water line. Fun times. They also had Coast Guard boats harassing surfers waiting to catch a wave. It does make a thinking citizen wonder. Lots of underground talk that the big fires were set/kept going by design to burn out the mountainous rural communities. Would it be that far afield for them to sabotage an "old" rig for a good cover story?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: dickiedeeb 10/4/2021 3:35:30 AM (No. 934244)
Good for gavins agenda we need more windmills so you can have two hours of power per day if your up to date on your vax Freedom Is Slavery
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Reply 5 - Posted by: jinx 10/4/2021 8:01:43 AM (No. 934405)
Biden should not have shut down the pipeline. He is to blame.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 10/4/2021 9:04:13 AM (No. 934478)
Actually the spin is rather small compared to others, don't they usually count oil in barrels? That would make it 4000 barrels.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: red1066 10/4/2021 9:59:26 AM (No. 934545)
Funny how there have been no oil spills in California for years, but now when a green new deal bill is being debated in Congress, suddenly oil springs forth to foul the California beaches with the ever present soiled bird videos.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: hershey 10/4/2021 10:00:42 AM (No. 934549)
Oy ve....higher gas prices again....
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Reply 9 - Posted by: oldmagnolia 10/4/2021 10:12:28 AM (No. 934566)
Was this done on purpose to promote the green agenda???
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Birddog 10/4/2021 10:33:23 AM (No. 934590)
Huntington Beach always was and IS "Oil City", it hosted the Boom that made Los Angeles a Household Name, keeps it lights on still today. But, that being said...The company "responsible" is headquartered in (P) Resident Joe Bidens Delaware, went bankrupt in june 2020, reorganized and back in Business by Aug.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 10/4/2021 10:51:08 AM (No. 934623)
Spills are always reported in gallons so they sound more catastrophic.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Lawsy0 10/4/2021 11:33:58 AM (No. 934681)
I'll be very glad when my last two (all 4) remaining relatives get out of California. None of them live near LA thankfully. Some high school pals do, however, but I only read about those two in the funny pages.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: DVC 10/4/2021 12:54:41 PM (No. 934804)
Excellent point, #6. They use gallons when they want to exaggerate. How long before they go to liters like in Europe, that would jump up the number by roughly 4X.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Heil Liberals 10/4/2021 8:29:49 PM (No. 935306)
The dumb asses. Nature has been pumping oil into the waters of the California coast for eons. Nature developed a way to benefit from this bountiful food source.
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