Come On Down

by
Abby Zimet

This week's winner of the Loony Denial Award goes to Mississippi's
GOP Gov. Haley Barbour, who has been busy downplaying the disastrous effects of the BP
oil spill on area waters by noting, "We don't wash our face in it, but
it doesn't stop us from jumping off the boat to ski." He's also urging
tourists to come enjoy the beach; here's what they'll find.

 "Come on down here and play golf, enjoy the beach, catch a fish." -
Barbour

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