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    BP re-names Crazy Horse

    News // March 1, 2002
    BP has announced that it has retired the name Crazy Horse, and has re-named its major Gulf of Mexico discovery Thunder Horse. The decision to re-brand the project was taken after the family of the Lakota warrior and spiritual leader made BP aware that use of the name in this project is inappropriate. Their objection was based on Lakota tradition, which holds it sacrilegious to use the name outside of a spiritual context.

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