Raining Oil In Louisiana ?

This video making the rounds on Twitter appears to show traces of oil during a rain storm in Louisiana:

I’m not sure what this means, if it means anything, but it doesn’t look good.

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Doug Mataconis
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Doug Mataconis held a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University and J.D. from George Mason University School of Law. He joined the staff of OTB in May 2010 and contributed a staggering 16,483 posts before his retirement in January 2020. He passed far too young in July 2021.


  1. John P. (Tupelo) says:

    If there is one thing we can count on from Louisianans – there is nothing disgusting enough to make them put on shoes. Full disclosure – I’m from Mississippi, the northern part. ; )