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Oil Companies Powned in Epic Switcheroo Operation [Video]

Kevin Grandia | Posted 01.31.2012 | Green
Kevin Grandia

Environment campaigners duped representatives of major oil companies into attending a meeting about the harsh realities of offshore oil drilling, instead of their intended meeting with Greenland officials to talk about opening up Northern seas to drilling.

David Moye

WATCH: Another Cardiff Giant Is Coming Your Way (At Least If You're Gullible) | David Moye | Posted 12.14.2011 | Weird News

In 1869, the petrified remains of a 10-foot-4-inch giant, pulled from the ground in upstate New York, became a national sensation. Newspapers acros...

Truth in an Age of Guerrilla Political Activism

Sahil Kapur | Posted 08.17.2011 | Politics
Sahil Kapur

Guerrilla-style political activism is regularly carried out on both sides of the ideological spectrum. But that doesn't answer the question of whether either side will ultimately benefit from these shenanigans.

Jason Linkins

Yes Men Affiliates Prank Big Coal | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.10.2011 | Green

It appears that a merry gang of agitprop pranksters associated with the Yes Men have pulled a fast one on Peabody Energy, the self-described "world's ...

For Tax Day 2011, Progressives Have Stolen the Tea Party's Momentum

Mark Engler | Posted 06.18.2011 | Politics
Mark Engler

On Tax Day 2010, we witnessed what was probably the apex of the Tea Party movement. What a difference a year makes.

Marcus Baram

Chamber Of Commerce Still Suing Yes Men Over Last Year's Prank | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It's been exactly a year since international pranksters, The Yes Men, made headlines by posing as Chamber of Commerce officials and staging a press co...

The F Word: The Times' Bias Killed ACORN

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Laura Flanders

The contemplation-of-a-correction story is less about bad reporting than bias. The Times seems to have considered ACORN guilty from the start.

Arlen Specter Chased By The Yes Men In "SurvivaBalls"

The Huffington Post | Eric Sorensen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The streets surrounding Capitol Hill were home to a strange sight Tuesday morning as a group of people, costumed in round canvas outfits, waddled afte...

Chevron Gets Fixed

Antonia Juhasz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Antonia Juhasz

On Sunday, Chevron became the first oil company to come under a Yes Men Audience Attack. Chevron was chosen because it's different from other oil companies.

Greens Have Finally Got the Big Mo

David Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Roberts

Since the summer, greens have had one good break after another. Unlike after An Inconvenient Truth, the latest dramas are not pop culture events, but political achievements inside the Beltway.

The Yes Men Take On Coca Cola And Dasani Water (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Enviro-Pranksters The Yes Men were at it again with a recent trip to Boston, where, posing as Coca Cola representatives, they unveiled a new name ...

Jason Linkins

The Yes Men: Interview With Andy Bichlbaum (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

With the help of a cadre of dedicated volunteers, Bichlbaum and his partner in crime, Mike Bonnano -- who form the satirists known as The Yes Men -- produced and distributed a spoofed copy of the New York Post.

Yes Men Run "We're Screwed" Edition of New York Post

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

Close to a million New Yorkers woke up to a Post story about climate change, which turned out to be an elaborate prank edition engineered by a culture-jamming duo known as the Yes Men.

Just Say Yes Men!

Rory O'Connor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rory O'Connor

On the heels of a new documentary comes the Yes Men's latest effort, a fake New York Post trumpeting the headline, "We're Screwed," on the issue of climate change.

SurvivaBall: New Yes Men Prank Focuses On Global Warming (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Yes Men are back and this time they're going green. Nine months ago the group of socially-minded pranksters pulled off an elaborate hoax, distribu...

Pranksters Hack the New York Times

Sarah van Gelder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sarah van Gelder

The YES Men have done it again -- only this time with a new level of smarts and pizazz.

The Yes Men Strike Again - Free NYTimes Hoax | Bruce Sterling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Sorry, folks, the paper isn't free. And the Iraq war isn't over, at least not yet. In an elaborate hoax, pranksters distributed thousands of free c...