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Are We Losing Interest in the Oil Spill?

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We’re losing interest in the Gulf of Mexico oil spill just a few weeks after it became a big media topic — and long before we’ve even made a dent in cleaning up after this mess — if Internet search and discussion trends are to be believed.

An estimated 100 million gallons or more of oil have surged into the Gulf of Mexico. Spread by wind and underwater currents, the pollution has drifted toward coastal areas, coating wildlife and natural environments in thick layers of crude oil.

Yet on TwitterTwitter, GoogleGoogle, blogs and even YouTubeYouTube, we’re already wrapping up our collective discussion of the oil spill and how to repair its damage.

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