And BP is really OK with all that because it means a lot of help for them in keeping your eye off the ball. So what should you do?
Don't Listen. There is only one fact that matters and from which all consequences spring:
The consensus of US technical experts from the Government's flow rate panel, the University of Indiana U.S. Geological Survey and Woods Hole Observatory is that "from April 22 when the Deepwater Horizon rig sank until June 3 the well has gushed 1.26 million barrels of oil, or 52.9 million gallons." (Blomberg News)