* all pictures taken with my cheap, old, broken-down olympus d-540 digital camera (no retouching, no filters). ..this is the way that the Gulf really looks!
* here's to the Knowing that wIe will be able to take more Gulf pictures like this in the future.
* the video (below) was added on 5-16-2010, courtesy of jim casey. ..here's to the Knowing that our elected officials have access to things like youtube, and that they will take appropriate action.