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The best quotes: Congress grills Big Oil

By: Russell McLendon on June 16, 2010, 4:04 p.m.
Shell President Marvin Odum

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Shell: We'd know better

"It's not a well that we would have drilled in that mechanical setup."

— Shell President Marvin Odum, telling lawmakers his company wouldn't have made the same mistakes as BP leading up to the Deepwater Horizon explosion.