James Cameron apologizes for BP ‘Morons’ comment

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Director James Cameron is clearing up comments he made regarding the BP oil spill. In an interview at the D8 tech conference last Wednesday, Cameron said, “Over the last few weeks I’ve watched as we all have with growing sort of horror and heartache watching what’s happening in the Gulf and thinking, those morons don’t know what they’re doing.”

Well, the ‘Avatar’director went on ‘Larry King Live’ Monday evening to say those comments were “taken out of context.”

“The other shoe dropping on the story was, then I got into it and I talked to petroleum engineers and we started this study group … They’re not morons,” Cameron told King.

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