The Yes Men?!?!?
Originally Posted by smackdaddy
You may not be that far off. Why the camera crew?
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I just love culture jamming and lying.
Jake? You have some splainin' to do!
(Somebody posted this earlier and it flew right by me at the time. Seems relevant.)
Oh boy... I can see it now - "What do rich business owners do with their money? They buy boats they can't sail and pretend they are Captain Bly. We hopped aboard a sailboat in California headed for Hawaii in a race called the Transpac, where million dollar yachts are the toys of billionaires. Here's our story..."
And from the little I've read here, they will have a story to tell. These guys specialize in finding people who make fools of themselves.
This clip is preceded by a talk they gave (posing as DOW execs) regarding acceptable loss of life in order to make a profit. You wouldn't think anyone would fall for that. Just watch.
How will it be for RD and company? Who knows... I wonder if RD signed a release? And the rest of the hapless crew? Probably.