In light of today's news
that one of two Shell ships slated to drill exploratory oil wells in the Arctic waters of Alaska's Chukchi and Beaufort Seas had slipped its moorings and was headed towards Dutch Harbor, in Alaska's Aleutian Islands... check out a collaboration between the Yes Men and Greenpeace that's been online since June: arcticready.com
) -- an elaborate site spoofing
Royal Dutch Shell Plc, who have uh... promised not to sue
posted by zarq
on Jul 16, 2012 -
"Puff-Puff™ inhalers are available free to any family living within 200 miles of a coal plant, and each inhaler comes with a $10 coupon towards the cost of the asthma medication itself." [more inside]
posted by cmoj
on May 11, 2011 -
This morning, New Yorkers were offered free copies of the New York Times--which happen to be fake, including a clever twist on the Times' slogan reading 'All the news we hope to print. The accompanying website
may or may not open for you, but Gothamist
posted the front page at least. Rumors are that this is the latest work of culture jammers, the Yes Men
(whose site is also down today).
posted by adamms222
on Nov 12, 2008 -
The Yes Men
, impersonators who have dissolved the WTO
, among other stunts, released YesIWill!
last year in response to the WTO's attempt to shut down the gatt.org web site. I was checking in on the program today, and was disappointed to see it hadn't been updated any.
Then I found out it's because it's been renamed: Reamweaver
posted by Su
on Jun 27, 2002 -