Sunday, July 11, 2010

The government has effectively made it a felony to take pictures of oiled wildlife

From:
You Are Not Authorized to See These Pictures of the Oil Spill, Citizen ... Do Not Look!

(By Washington's Bolg) --

Preface: The title is a parody of the fact that the government has effectively made it a felony to take pictures of oiled wildlife.

While most of these pictures have previously been published by the mainstream media - and presumably will remain publicly available - that assumption is not 100% certain. By way of analogy, the government sometimes reclassifies as top secret information which was previously declassified.

More importantly, while some of these photos have been widely seen, most have not, and I have never seen them rounded up in a single page before...LINK

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