Not that big a deal, really.
Not that big a deal, really.
There is an attorney who works for BP (and almost certainly makes good money doing so) who is charged with making the following argument: You’re blowing the deadly Deepwater Horizon thing way out of proportion.

From the New Orleans Times-Picayune:

With the start of the civil trial against global oil giant BP only a week away, the company’s senior trial lawyer said Monday that he doesn’t expect his client to be declared grossly negligent for the 2010 Gulf oil spill, a finding that would result in a four-fold increase in the fines BP would have to pay.