Inside The Fake 'New York Post'

The Yes Men — the left-wing guerilla practical-jokers who distributed a phony issue of the New York Times last year — have struck again, this time with a mock New York Post filled with articles, editorials, and ads concerned with the environment.

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Some of the highlights:

  • A series of bad reviews for both the federal government and the world leaders gathering at the UN this week.
  • An advertisement for sex as an alternative form of entertainment to travel. “Why travel? You just wanted to get laid anyway, right?”
  • An article on low impact sports arguing that Wimbledon should switch be played on clay, “like we do over here.” Who knew the Post’s sports bureau was based in Europe?

The issue is already generating controversy. New York police even detained volunteers who tried to distribute copies outside the Post‘s offices, confiscating their papers, AOL’s Jeff Bercovici reports.

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We're Screwed!

Our Leaders Are Blowing It

Environmentalism: Another Way In Which New Yorkers Are Better Than Other People

Bad News From Up North

NYPD Green

Wherein U2 Makes An Unsurprising Appearence

Going Nuclear

The Not-So Funnies...

Charles Schulz, Not Allowed To Rest In Peace

Bicycles: The Chosen Form Of Transportation

In Praise Of Tap Water

Against Coal

They Also Hate Starbucks

Sex Is Better Than Travel

Flirting With Non-Parody: An Ad For A Movie That Actually Exists

... And Another One!

Self-Promotion From The Yes Men

Mariano Rivera Can Save Anything, Including The World

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