Mayday on May Day:
The Sunday morning shows are dedicated primarily to the unfolding oil apocalypse:
– Charlie “Drill three miles off my coast” Melancon (D-LA), Sen. Mary “Drilling is safe” Landrieu (D-LA), Sen. Bill “Drilling is DOA” Nelson (D-FL) are on CBS’s Face the Nation
— Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, Coast Guard Commander Admiral Thad Allen, Gov. Charlie “Now I Remember” Crist (R-FL) on NBC’s Meet the Press
— Napolitano, Salazar, and Rep. Marco “Drill Here, Drill Now” Rubio (R-FL) on Fox News Sunday
— Napolitano, Salazar, and BP America President Lamar McKay on ABC’s This Week
This visualization of the oil spill extent was created by the Times-Picayune from official data.