Liberal Pranksters Hand Out Times Spoof


Subject:
Literature & Books , Newspapers , Forgeries and Hoaxes , Specific Newspapers

Description:
Article about how on November 12, 2008, "[i]n an elaborate hoax, pranksters distributed thousands of free copies of a spoof edition of The New York Times," in New York City and other U.S. cities. This document, dated July 4, 2009, "imagines a liberal utopia of national health care, a rebuilt economy, ... and other goals of progressive politics." Includes links to the hoax paper and to the accompanying website. From The New York Times.

Language:
English

Source:
http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/11/12/pranksters-spoof-the-times/


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