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Shell spoof site drawing fresh attention after rig runs aground

The arcticready.com website — designed to look exactly just like Shell Oil Co.’s real website — is welcoming a surge of traffic as people take to the Internet to search for more information about the Kulluk rig that ran aground Monday night. Only most of the visitors don’t know it’s a spoof.  More »

Enviros spoof API’s ‘man on the street’ commercials

Advocacy group’s video parody pokes fun at polluters, lobbyists and Big Oil. Among the one-liners: “Okay, so clean air has saved thousands of lives — not mine.”  More »