The Madeleine Brand Show

What's in a Name?


You're all probably familiar with the Minerals and Management Service. They're the agency that was supposed to be in charge of overseeing the oil industry. (Well done!) Today, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar got out his thesaurus and renamed it the " Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement." Hmmm. What do you think is behind this move? Better P.R.? And don't they have bigger things on their "To Do List" then brainstorming new agency names? Really, who has time to sit around and think of names? Oh wait. ...

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