Calling on always-effective star power, BP and other big oil companies are using celebrities and two seemingly well-meaning front groups, America's WETLAND Foundation and Women of the Storm,
to hammer home the message that we the taxpayers - not they the
polluters - should pay for the Gulf Coast debacle. Actress and New
Orleans resident Sandra Bullock, who has become the face of the Restore
the Gulf Campaign, has now severed her involvement with it after learning of the connections.