Something like 1 in 6 of all Brit pension dollars comes from that dividend (open to correction on the number).
Oh, and just where are the BP Board of Directors and shareholders in all this? Methinks this is all posturing by Onada. BP is playing the game for the time being. But when it finally gets a handle on its runaway well, I think it will reassert itself. If it does not, it deserves every bad thing that happens to it.