$24 million in Q4 2009, and they couldn’t bother to vent their mine?

Or even tell the families?

In Montcoal, WV, 25 coal miners are presumed dead and others are missing in the worst mine disaster in 20 years.

And the mine’s owner, Massey Energy, couldn’t even be bothered to let the families know.

Hey, about your husbands and fathers . . . .

The company was fined nearly $400,000 for safety violations, including the ventilation system.

Over at Crooks & Liars, a profile of the company and its CEO, Don Blankenship – Corporate Tea Party sponsor

Later,

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