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Photos: What it Looks Like When Exxon Spills 80,000 Gallons of Oil in Your Backyard

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On Friday, the ExxonMobil Pegasus pipeline, which brings Canadian crude oil from Illinois to Texas, ruptured, leaking at least 80,000 gallons of oil into the Central Arkansas town of Mayflower. Here are some of the first images to come out of the disaster, taken by residents whose own backyards are under black sludge.

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