BigJess commented on the diary post Watercooler – The BP Oil Spill Is Not The Worst Disaster Ever. Yet. by Jim Moss.
I question the comparison somewhat. The Dust Bowl was the result of a long series of actions, but it did not result from one specific event. You can argue that the BP spill was facilitated by a long series of deregulatory actions, corner-cutting on safety, etc., but it is still one single event and I [...]