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FX news: BP spurns help – Titanic error?

07:17 03Jun10 RTRS-Cameron says BP turned down offer to help on spill

Reuters flashed an interesting headline on Thursday morning:

07:17 03Jun10 RTRS-Cameron says BP turned down offer to help on spill

Which does sound like a daft thing to do until you realize the Cameron is James, the self-declared ‘King of the world’, and not Dave, the partially-elected PM of the UK.

But perhaps enlisting the help of the modest film director would have been beneficial. His experience could have counted for something. After all, water featured strongly in both The Abyss and Titanic. And Avatar was about 12-feet-tall blue people. Er...

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