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15 juillet 2010 4 15 /07 /juillet /2010 09:09

"Crude  Awakening"

by Jane Fulton Alt

To have us figure out  the impact of the oil spill on Lake Michigan shores, Jane Fulton Alt coated friends and other volunteers with a non toxic oillike substance before taking pictures of them. She surely aims at showing no matter how far we live from Louisiana or the Gulf coasts... we are all concerned !

The photo showing  an empty lifeguard chair with the sign "No lifeguard on duty"(1) symbolises the dangers of deep-water drilling, she explains : "It means that no one is really guarding life, basically," she said. "We're involved in risky oil drilling practices that threaten everybody and everything that is living."

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"Crude awakening" is a play on words : "crude oil" or "crude" also means 'pétrole brut'

(1) = photo 10 on the slideshow

>>>  Jane Fulton Alt's website 

About her >>> a biography on WIKIpedia
 Articles  >>> The Chicago Tribune - News  (June 30, 2010)

                treehugger.com (July 11, 2010                      

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