Thank you for furnishing us with this poetic headline today:
"Gulf Disaster Blackens Spirits of Green Shoppers"
For those of us who undoubtedly lack the time or the interest to examine the magnitude of this 'blackening', here's a highlight:
"Americans' perceptions of environmental responsibility declined for two key institutions: the U.S. government and major corporations."
Ah yes, trust in government--usually so high and insurmountable in the US-of-A. Right? Erm...