By David Thorne
From the infamous web troublemaker who introduced the realm the explosively well known Next Time i'm going to Spend the money on medicinal drugs Instead, within which he tried to pay his chiropractor with an image he drew of a spider; "Please layout an emblem for Me. With Pie Charts. For Free," which has been defined as some of the most passed-on viral e-mails of all time; and, such a lot lately, the staggeringly renowned "Missing Missy", which has seemed far and wide from The Guardian to Jezebel to Andrew Sullivan's The day-by-day Dish, comes this profoundly humorous number of irreverent web mischief and comedy.
that includes all of Thorne's viral luck, together with "Missing Missy", The net Is a Playground culls jointly each article and e- mail from Thorne's wildly renowned web site 27bslash6.com, in addition to sufficient new fabric, to be had basically in those pages, to maintain you laughing-and, certainly, crying-until Thorne's subsequent stroke-of-genius prank. Or hilarious hoax. Or well-publicized almost-stint in reformatory (really).
"There generally is a fantastic line among genius and madness, yet during this case it has turn into very blurred. a few of the funniest and so much shrewdpermanent writing i've got learn in years."--Terrance Fielding, WIRED magazine
"I laughed so tough and uncontrollably i may not often breathe. interpreting this on public delivery isn't an excellent idea."--Penthouse magazine