Post Tagged with: "the onion"

Chinese Official Is Blaming Their Air Pollution Problem On Bacon

Chinese Official Is Blaming Their Air Pollution Problem On Bacon

In some places, they’re destroying the bacon plants because of it. Even ‘The Onion’ couldn’t have imagined this one.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Former Onion Editor Gives Powerful Defense Of Satire In Wake Of French Terrorist Attack

Former Onion Editor Gives Powerful Defense Of Satire In Wake Of French Terrorist Attack

“For those who would trivialize the idea, this was what an actual attack on freedom looks like.”

by Jameson Parker· · News
The Onion’s Twitter Feed Hacked By ‘Syrian Electronic Army’ (IMAGES)

The Onion’s Twitter Feed Hacked By ‘Syrian Electronic Army’ (IMAGES)

It can be hard to tell when a satirical site is hacked.

by Sarah· · News
Humorless Breitbart Falls For Satire – Paul Krugman Is Not Bankrupt

Humorless Breitbart Falls For Satire – Paul Krugman Is Not Bankrupt

Breitbart has been ‘Onion’d,’ or in this case, ‘Currant’d.’ The satire publication they cited earlier today regarding economist Paul Krugman’s supposed bankruptcy was The Daily Currant.

by Rika Christensen· · News
The Onion crosses the line… @Twitter

BREAKING: ‘The Onion’ Blasted After Posting Sleazy Tweet About 9-Year-Old Oscar-Nominated Actress

For some inane reason, after a night of tweeting a non-stop dose of snarky commentary on everything-Oscar, The Onion decided, just as the show concluded, to tweet something inexplicably vile.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Standard Right Wing Propaganda: The Second Amendment Is Absolute! MOAR GUNZ!

Standard Right Wing Propaganda: The Second Amendment Is Absolute! MOAR GUNZ!

Oh. My. God. This is it! THIS is the airtight argument that Second Amendment absolutists suffering from penis envy should be allowed to own whatever gun they want! But is it? (Here’s a hint: No.)

by Justin Rosario· · News
China Is Punked By The Onion, Who Named North Korean Leader ‘Sexiest Man Alive’

China Is Punked By The Onion, Who Named North Korean Leader ‘Sexiest Man Alive’

The most recent edition of The Onion went over roughly a billion heads when they named North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-Un, its ‘Sexiest Person Alive.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
RomneyMegaPrayer.Com: Part Satire, Part Social Experiment

RomneyMegaPrayer.Com: Part Satire, Part Social Experiment

‘There are no accidents. You found this site for a reason. Join the largest simultaneous group prayer of its kind.’

by Don Hamel· · Political Humor
Onion Posts Tragic Video Satirizing Life As A Gay Pre-Teen (VIDEO)

Onion Posts Tragic Video Satirizing Life As A Gay Pre-Teen (VIDEO)

Ask anyone who ever spent time in school being the new kid, the chubby kid, the too smart kid, the poor kid, the nerdy kid, the learning disabled kid, the kid who wears the wrong jeans, the kid with the neck brace, the gay kid, or really just any kid who has the nerve to be different, the most gut wrenching part of the day is lunch.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News