biggest TV news program in the world and announces that Dow will finally clean
up the site of the largest industrial accident in history, the Bhopal
catastrophe. The result: as people worldwide celebrate, Dow’s stock
value loses two billion dollars.” Andy appears on the BBC World as “breaking news” (below) before being found out.
The film is a catalog of satiric hijinx in the service of justice. Also including the SurvivaBall (above), “designed to protect the corporate manager no
matter what Mother Nature throws his or her way,” a classic intervention at the Catastrophic Loss
conference held at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Amelia Island, Florida. “This technology is the only rational response to abrupt climate
change,” he said to an attentive and appreciative audience.
How do you feel about hoaxes in the service of satire?