The catastrophic explosion that caused an oil spill from a BP offshore drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico has reached the shoreline. Efforts to manage the spill withcontrolled burning, dispersal and plugging the leak have so far been unsuccessful. This oil spill has now obtained the dubious distinction of being the worst oil spill in US history, surpassing the damagedone by the Exxon Valdez tanker that spilled 11 million gallons of oil into the ecologically sensitive Prince William Sound in 1989. Unlike the Exxon Valdez tragedy, in which a tanker held a finitecapacity of oil, BP's rig is tapped into an underwater oil well and could pump more oil into the ocean indefinitely until the leak is plugged.
Here are updated a photo of oil hitting coastlines and thedamage throughout the ocean, which poses a serious threat to fishermen's livelihoods, marine habitats, beaches, wildlife and human health.
Lady gaga fells down
Lady Gaga wore another one of herasinine outfits today on her way to catch a flight from London to New York, and this time her shoes fought back in anger for making them look so dumb. She strutted around at first on her 12-inch bootsbut then, as was inevitable, she collapsed in a heap like a fat kid falling out of a tree. The bad news is that she didn’t do it at the top of some stairs.
Tiger Woods News
Tiger Woods is theworld's best golfer. But after a decade at the pinnacle of the sports world, a Nov. 27, 2009, car accident set off a wave of revelations about his personal life and reports of marital infidelitieslinking him to multiple women. It caused him to take a leave from the PGA tour.
After a stint in rehab, three months later Woods admitted to repeated infidelities in a carefully orchestrated newsconference, apologizing to his friends, family and colleagues, and acknowledging that he is in therapy.
He returned to golf for the 2010 Masters tournament in April, ending the four-month hiatus that...