Daley's all 'bent' because he got a threatening letter telling him to 'clean up the Chicago River" clean enough to swim in while "Obama-BP Crime Inc." cant' even plug a hole 5000 feet down for all intents and purposes because liberal land- drilling opposition caused exploration to have to drill to 'hell and back' to deliver oil.
I'm actually with the little troll this time on this one.
Chicago IS one of the cleanest hellhole's you'll ever visit. (it's actually a beautiful place minus all the illegals, the welfare state, the homicides, highest sales taxes in the nation, most rabblerousing reverends in one city, all kinds of good shit like that goin on. I don't think Sinatra would be singin' 'My kind of town' any more)
Mayor Richard Daley says federal officials should concentrate on cleaning the Potomac River in Washington, D.C., and dealing with the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico rather than ordering the clean-up of the Chicago River.
The mayor was responding to an Environmental Protection Agency letter calling on the Chicago River to be made clean enough that it is safe for swimming.
"Go swim in the Potomac," Daley said when asked about the federal position during a City Hall news conference. "We're trying to make this river every day more cleanable.
"Let's figure out what the federal government's going to do for us in regards to cleaning all the tributaries. All the rivers are interstate," he said.
"They just can't make an announcement and walk away and say, 'Well, we did it from Washington, D.C. and that's it,' without even talking to local officials, talking to the governor and everyone else," Daley said.
"They send letters all the time. They should get down to BP and start saving the people down in Louisiana, Mississippi, Florida and Alabama, all their lives and their livelihood, instead
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So, we're in Jacques Cousteau land instead of in Jedd Clampett or Granny's back yard, better yet behind some Igloo's in Alaska which the Eskimo's are literally begging the Feds to allow it's "Journey to the center of the earth" and this is the result when a $30 battery isn't replaced.