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Help solve the oil spill crisis in the golf some big names from the silver screen actually -- -- Kevin Costner he's proposing a way.
To try to separate oil from water and director James Cameron's volunteering his own expertise.
Working in deep sea environment Spike Lee.
Robert -- they're also weigh -- with their opinions on what should be done so.
So far no offers that can't refuse from silver screen mobsters but it.
We can get one now as we well gusts Paul Sorvino yeah.
And related to -- Good -- also the owner Paul Sorvino foods against the Beckett -- Typical great to see you thank you this is -- Appalling situation and they actually have some good ideas coming from Hollywood -- James -- -- said BP wasn't interested in he said you know what.
There just a bunch of morons out there are not taking these ideas.
Well you -- talking about a man who is an extraordinarily successful individual this is a world class individual -- very intelligent and very wealthy.
Who has it who has experience in exactly this area -- mile down why wouldn't they listen to him.
But why wouldn't they -- Kevin Costner these people are not making money with this these people -- doing this because of their public spiritedness.
Birth citizenship role it's not a role for in a movie it's the way they feel.
One of the nice things about being.
In now our business.
Might not my -- business of my food business have gotten cynical.
Is that we have of -- -- wouldn't get a public forum.
And we can devote ourselves to causes like I have to -- you know as a foundation which.
Which I can tell you is materially affected by our use of oil.
Because of the particulates and the the pollutants put out by a fossil fuels.
And that's was exponentially rising.
There's some estimates have -- a 20% down up from 5%.
You realize that that there's a lot of arrogance here from what I understand.
BP -- -- out of book and passed over some of the safety things that they were supposed to do with concrete -- senator etc.
Now now they don't want help they don't want advice from people who could be smarter than -- I'm calling on President Obama who I think is a wonderful man.
To go down there tomorrow.
Have a summit with people like this who are offering to help they have Kevin Costner doesn't need money and he doesn't need thing -- is James Cameron.
These people are wonderful people who have may have something to offer let's sit down with -- -- successful public spirited people and see what they've got to.
Ought to -- -- -- raises a lot of good points -- one point in particular.
Why isn't the administration doing more to let people other than just BP take control because.
It -- some of the president's critics say hey look he just doesn't wanna get his hands dirty he wants to put it all on BP shoulders so they take all the blame and it's not spread around my whole problem with his emphasis here.
Is he should not be sending -- the attorney general to find out who the culprits -- they'll be culprits have plenty later on.
Now it's time to solve the problem and use the bully pulpit -- he can't let that get down there -- down he's going tomorrow.
Go down there and start galvanizing people to do things get.
Sift through all the offers -- up listening to some guy who who who happens to be -- walking on the street you're talking about very wealthy successful people.
Who have no ax to grind except to try to see this done.
-- change camera of course having done the Titanic sort of documentary part of the beginning when he went down even deeper than what the Gulf of Mexico -- It is so frustrated as I said he called the BP people -- do you agree with well -- -- If there and I think them a that would begin letting you off easy I think there more being -- -- more ironic more venal and moronic.
Because what they're doing is trying to cover their asses and they're trying to who.
To shift -- But the shift the focus away from actually what's happened here they are culpable there's no question.
They went off book and did things they weren't supposed to do there's no question about that.
Now you would think -- adopt a more conciliatory position and say.
Ladies and gentlemen we want everybody's help.
We will take any good ideas instead of playing this game of no we know we're doing you don't know what you're doing -- all they're good at at drilling and passing over.
-- the restrictions that supposed to observe they're good at that they're not good at fixing things but President Obama has had almost a month and a half now of putting it all on BP and not taking a huge you're what federal role center could be ships that could be -- position to line up around that long -- here.
Haven't at all why wouldn't everybody from other countries steam ships here too this is.
A problem of -- -- -- proportion.
We are damaging perhaps that area irrevocably.
This is mother ocean have we forgotten that -- who knows what happens when that stuff stays on the bottom on the seat that we don't know what we do know is.
President Obama -- believed to be a good man.
Should be calling all the country throughout say send the ships we need out all -- let's all do would altogether because it affects every one.
We can't stop drilling because the whole world -- drilling.
But we certainly can send people who.
Of the blue ribbon panels to say you can't do that to you do this and that -- to put the proper concrete -- foundation here you can't drill.
Nobody did that why didn't the government do that I'd like to know that.
Paul Sorvino great to have you here.
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