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June 18, 2010

The Dimension of the Problem

Stephen Crowley/NYT

Stephen Crowley/NYT

At the end of a very long week, I don’t think anyone did a better job than the NYT’s Stephen Crowley in a.) framing the scale of the oil crisis, especially in terms of man’s ability to control nature, and b.) communicating — given your politics — either the limit of the President’s ability to contain the damage or the limits of this President to contain his own damage. (Click for larger size.)

Meanwhile, you can find the White House soundtrack to the photo here.

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