This November will mark 8 years since the devastating oil spill on the coast of Spain’s Galicia region.
This linked image represents the size of the current catastrophe in the Gulf of Mexico as if it had happened across the Barcelona region.
Mean while, speaking about the disaster President Obama does little more in this video than make an appeal to some higher power, saying: “And we pray that a hand may guide us through the storm towards a brighter day.”
It is no longer "Yes, we can!" It is: "Maybe The All-mighty can..."