Celebrities Help Larry King Raise Money and Awareness for Gulf

Larry King and his CNN colleagues hosted a star-studded telethon for the Gulf of Mexico on Monday, June 21, 2010 that raised a couple million dollars and public awareness.  This two-hour special featured interviews with a range of celebrities, as well as citizens from the gulf region.  I found the transcript from this show and selected what seem to be the most informative and inspirational comments.  Find out why we all should contribute money, time and other resources to help our gulf. This BLOG post also includes some pix of the people who appeared on the show. 
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Obama Speech Demonstrates Capabilty and Compassion over Oily Gulf

President Obama’s recent prime time address from the Oval Office was both heralded and critiqued by a variety of journalistic pundits.    This BLOG post collects and combines several descriptions of the speech’s main points. After that you will find a wide range of commentary from highly complementary to strongly skeptical.  Click the link below to learn more about this social, economic and ecological disaster. The most important thing is for each of us to become educated, enraged and engaged over what has and continues to happen to one of the world’s most precious and precarious natural and social systems.

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