This is how they do it.posted by The Vidiot @ 7:26 AM Permalink First they say the 'leak' isn't all that bad. Then, a week later, it's about five times worse then they thought. Now, two weeks out, it's ten times worse than they thought.
Unlike the torrent unleashed in the Gulf, the news they feed us is spoon fed in bite-sized pieces; they wait for us to masticate and swallow before they say any more.
"Oh, the damage will be localized." becomes "It might spread out" to "It's complete and utter devastation... and where was the media when all this was happening? THAT'S what we REALLY should be talking about!"