Countdown with Keith Olbermann, MSNBC, June 8th, 2010:
BOB CAVNAR: "If it [oil & gas] comes into the formation, basically, you've got uncontrolled flow to the sea floor. And that is the doomsday scenario."
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Why is this important? At an August 19, 2010 press conference, National Incident Commander Thad Allen referenced the possibility that that formation around the wellbore may have collapsed. See: