Latest NOAA Map Shows Oil Slick Drifting Perilously Close To Louisiana's Porous Coast

The new NOAA map is out. As you can see, the slick is drifting towards Louisiana, though it’s not quite there just yet. Pray that it doesn’t make landfall, since — as you can see from the map — Louisiana’s porous boarder is going to be hell cleaing up.

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