Oil Rig: Disaster of Convenience?

April 30, 2010 Less than two years after mocking Sen. John McCain and then President Bush about their ineffective oil drilling answer to lower fuel costs, and three weeks after changing his mind and agreeing to allow off shore drilling, one of the world's most high-tech oil rigs had an explosion where countless safety valves failed to operate properly. Was this an epic coincidence of bad fortune, or a political windfall for President Obama? Coincidence? Maybe, Maybe not!