This program is about 1 hour long
(On the beach: Anderson Cooper) The cleanup effort on the beaches of Louisiana featured; scenes shown from beaches, oil booms, the governor's photo op with oil-sucking vacuums. [Louisiana Governor Bobby JINDAL - says more creative solutions are needed & Louisianans are doing it; tells BP this is a war.]
(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's James Carville & historian Douglas Brinkley about the spill, the high resolution video & BP's actions & accountability. [CARVILLE - says we are under invasion by this oil.] [BRINKLEY - says it is another day of bad faith for BP who don't want the people to know what is going on.]
(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's James Carville & historian Douglas Brinkley about the spill & what the White House is doing; inset video of the oil flow shown. [CARVILLE - says we need to treat this as an invasion that could destroy the life of Louisiana; states BP has to be told they will have to pay for things to clean up the oil; says "Move!"] [BRINKLEY - outlines what needs to be done about the oil flow, the cleanup & holding BP responsible; states the Mississippi River has to be re-directed into the marshlands to help the Gulf recover; lists the laws BP has broken & the need for a major public works act.]
(New Orleans: Ed Lavandera) The problems in trying to collect from BP reviewed; inset video of the oil flow shown. [Bourgeois Charters Eileen & Theophile BOURGEOIS - talk about the long process in dealing with BP; worries about losing her home.] [BP vice president Bob FRYER- defends the process.] What BP says about the claims holdup discussed.
(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Live phone discussion held with Grand Isle marina owner Buggie Vegas about the business end. [VEGAS - says it will be tough without getting a claim filed; outlines what they sell at the marina.]
(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) BP's refusal to appear on AC360 reviewed; scenes shown from the various & many pleas from the anchor to BP.
(Studio: Gary Tuchman) The investigation into Joran van der Sloot in the Peru murder case; the dropping of sex charges against polygamist Warren Jeffs; Federal Reserve Board chairman Ben Bernanke's warnings about the economy & how Carly Fiorina trashed her California opponent Senator Barbara Boxer reported. [On News10.net, FIORINA - jokes about Boxer's hair.]