Want to see something absolutely stunning and horrifying?

This blog shows the size of the BP gulf oil spill in real-time. You can choose any city to center the oil spill to frame the size and give some perspective on how colossal it is.

This is the oil spill superimposed on top of Newark, NJ as the “center” as of today (05/11/10).

Oil Spill as of 051110

Oil Spill as of 051110

This is beyond “bad”.