Hundreds of baby penguins swept from the icy shores of Antarctica and Patagonia are washing up dead on Rio de Janeiro's tropical beaches .... Niteroi, the state's biggest zoo, already has already received about 100 penguins for treatment this year and many are drenched in petroleum, Muniz said. The Campos oil field that supplies most of Brazil's oil lies offshore.John McCain becomes president and ends the moratorium on offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. I wonder what they'll find washing up on the Redneck Riviera in 2009?
Tuesday, July 22, 2008
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