Review: The Yes Men Fix the World

Prank You Very Much

| January-February 2010

I’ve always appreciated the stunts of the Yes Men, the two tricksters who pose as corporate spokesmen and say things corporate spokesmen never say: things like “We’re sorry,” “We’ll clean up our mess,” and “It’s the right thing to do.” Fans of the duo—and anyone who values jesters who speak truth to power with smiles on their faces—will eat up this inside look at some of their biggest con jobs. The most striking revelation is that these jokesters sweat bullets as they pull off their grandest deceptions.