If you don't think the BP oil disaster is going to affect you since you don't live on the Gulf Coast, think again.
Where do you think rain comes from? The oceans evaporate into the atmosphere and that moisture is what eventually builds up to becomes rain, falling all over the globe. Whatever is in the oceans -- mass quantities of oil and dispersant thanks to the BP disaster -- will eventually come down on us in the form of rain.
It's already happening.
Via HistoryTours (June 22, 2010):
this looked exactly like what we saw yesterday under the Bay Saint Louis Miss Bridge On Our Way Out To Cat Island In The Gulf. Thick Brown Gooey Foam