Economy of Errors

Economy of Errors : Satirewire Gives Business the Business

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From the creator of SatireWire.com, the hysterical, award-winning Web site that "unite(s) The Onion and the Wall Street Journal in a marriage of pure lunacy" (Fast Company) comes a sizzling spoof of the breathless business journalism America has grown to distrust.
Through his hugely popular Web site Andrew Marlatt has hilariously skewered AmericaÂs marketing moguls, double-talking executives, and the sharky venture capitalists who seemed so omnipotent in the 1990s and so out-to-lunch in the 2000s. Now, Economy of Errors showcases MarlattÂs on-the-mark parodies of nine years of corporate kookiness and the business journalists who put their spin on it. His collection contains laugh-out-loud funny editorials, news shorts, mock Q & As, and features such as:

ÂAT&T Cuts Workforce by 120 Percent
ÂFrench Strike for Greater Productivity
ÂFriends Recall Gist of Cliffs Notes Founder
ÂE-toys Meets Expectations: None
ÂMan Continually Logs On/Off ObsessiveCompulsive.com
ÂFed Drops Rates, Acid, at Policy Rave
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Product details

  • Paperback | 183 pages
  • 213.9 x 260.1 x 13mm | 544.32g
  • United States
  • English
  • 0767908872
  • 9780767908870

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