21 Sep '12, 8pm

"#Shell sues @Greenpeace because it can't sue its own incompetence." @pbump is kicking ass on #arct

“I am here to drill up your ocean.” (Photo by Fabio DiLupo .) Embarrassing clown show Shell Oil is floating around the Arctic Ocean off the coast of Alaska, probably in poorly patched inner tubes while wearing those beer-can-straw hats. If you don’t remember the full history of the company’s sheer ineptitude in the area, it’s here . It is perfectly fair to assume that it hired a bunch of interns, bought three rowboats and an augur, and gave Arctic drilling a shot. Anyway, yesterday the company was granted yet another permit to poke around on the floor of the ocean near Alaska. Like a kid who’s just coming off being grounded, it’s on a short leash — only allowed to drill into shallow areas and to work on a system to bury the blowout preventer beneath the ocean floor. Shell probably tried to talk back and got yelled at. It tried to get another permit, but that one was reject...

Full article: http://grist.org/business-technology/shell-sues-greenpeac...

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