A lot of questions from the few oil-kill articles today. Starting with Wall Street’s: US, BP NEAR DEAL ON 20 BILLION FUND. Near deal? I thought Obama concluded it in a 20 minutes photo op months ago!

And speaking of damages, why are 39,000 claims shifted by BP to the Feds?

And while most LA papers are filled with Obama meeting with N.O’s sports team, why not use the BP fines to help the gulf? Are there any fines?

One mystery is solved: where did the oil go: crabs. Quick, get a government sniffer! (bottom page)

But at least the war is doing good. Right? Right? Not really