Markey honored at film festival for 'Gulf Spillcam’

Markey’s fellow “Disruptive Innovation” award recipients included rocker Keith Richards, who was honored for his revolutionary open-G guitar tuning, and Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales, who helped make traditional encyclopedias obsolete.

The lawmaker attended Tuesday’s ceremony in New York City with his wife, Susan Blumenthal. No word on whether the couple attended any indie films during their visit.

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