A failing grade for the company in Palin's backyard:

... a new report has declared that BP’s Oil pipeline in Alaska the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, which leaked large amounts of oil in 2006 and earlier this year is in many areas more than 80% corroded; in an internal memo it got a “F” grade for maintenance. The report noted 148 pipes in the North Slope of Alaska that are currently under distress and in danger of leaking toxic substances across the pristine Alaskan wilderness.

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