Sherman, set the Way-Back machine to last November, when we awoke one morning to find our fair city flooded with copies of a painstakingly crafted spoof of the New York Times. The prankster activists behind it, the Yes Men, put the fake Times together to call attention to the war in Iraq -- and now they've struck again.
If you're lucky, you caught a glimpse this morning of a New York Post headline that screamed, "WE'RE SCREWED." Although it may not have even raised an eyebrow -- this is the Post we're talking about -- a closer inspection reveals that the entire issue deals with global climate change. Admittedly, that's the kind of thing the Post wouldn't touch, except to allow the paper's editorial board to break out its awe-inspiring arsenal of four-letter words and aim it at the liberal menace.More »