BP Oil Spill: One Year Later

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"I Would Like My Life Back"


Almost a month after the explosion, BP chairman Tony Hayward incited more public outrage when he said, “There’s no one who wants this over more than I do. I would like my life back.” Many viewed the remark as insensitive to the people living near the spill who were directly affected by it.

(Photo: AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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