As the Gulf of Mexico oil spill hit the 100-day mark Wednesday, clear lessons have emerged from the stained waters. Here are 10 big ones likely to influence future decisions on offshore exploration . . .http://www.miamiherald.com/2010/07/28/1751283/the-10-lessons-in-the-100-days.html
Number one should be "verify offshore oil drilling applications with the same level of scrutiny applied to home mortgage applications".
BTW - Read the linked article. It's amazing how much blame falls on the enforcement and regulatory arms of the Obama administration