James Carville

Political commentator James Carville is another hero fighting for the preservation of the Gulf Coast against the BP Oil Spill. The ‘Ragin’ Cajun’ is mad as hell, and he is not going to take it anymore. Here are some of my favorite videos of James tearin’ it up.

James Carville on ABC 2010

James Carville on CNN 2010

James Carville & Anderson Cooper on the Beach

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5 Responses to “James Carville”

  1. The Destructionist Says:

    As the oil spill in the Gulf grows larger and more deadly, decimating all that it touches, BP continues to turn down assistance from Americans who just want to help clean up the mess. (…I hear they even turned down Director James Cameron and actor Kevin Costner…)

    First let’s get one thing perfectly straight: If you want to go and help clean up the oil spill, don’t let some corporate Big-Whigs “handle” you into believing that you’d be more of a liability, than an asset. I applaud you for recognizing that we all depend on our oceans for our very survival. It is this water that sustains every living thing on our planet, and it is also this water that we must protect in order to save ourselves from extinction.

    BP has downplayed the problem in the Gulf from the beginning as a means of corporate damage control. I don’t think they’ve yet recognized the severity of the problem. As I’ve written in past blog posts; the pipe needs to be capped and the relief well needs to be drilled. It’s not an exact science by any means, and if BP doesn’t get it right the first time, they’ll have to do it over, and over, and over again, until they do. How many months (or years) will that take? How much damage will have been done to our environment by then? We’ve already seen what 51 days of oil can do to the Gulf of Mexico… What would happen if the oil was left, unabated, for several months, or years? It’s a frightening example of corporate greed gone awry and it’s criminal, pure and simple.

    Corporations should never be allowed the opportunity to risk the lives of everyone on the planet just to make a profit for a few shareholders. (What good is money, after all, if you don’t have air to breathe, water to drink, or food to eat without fear of contamination?)

    BREAKING NEWS: I’ve just heard that those enormous plumes floating just under the surface of the water have been certified by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (N.O.A.A.) as crude oil.

    (Are we just casual witnesses to our own demise? I wonder…)

  2. Well said Destructionist! Bring that hammer down.

  3. The Destructionist Says:

    😉

  4. art morgan Says:

    Why isin’t this mess cleaned yet, this is much worst than Katrina ever was and by the time we get someone there that really cares Louisiana will never recover. You seemed to have made a difference when you spoke weeks ago,we need you again to speak to the president. It is begining to look like it is because there is a republician Governor of Louisiana , Florida, Mississippi Alabama ,and Arizona. We are all americans and Louisiana is still part of the United States. Help,we’re dying down here

  5. To James Carville: Your America, and especially your coastal south, needs you loud and in Obama’s face now! You cannot let him gloss over this encroaching extinction of the gulf coast and all it supported. James, we need your leadership and voice in this fight! This is your country and it needs you loud, unavoidable, on tv, in the newspaper. This crisis is your people and your coast at peril. They need you!

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