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From time to time I go through some Onion stuff just to read their headlines. And that's the way they write - they have to start with a good headline. Then figure out if they can write a funny ...
by dov12348
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 05:55 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
click here for full article , excerpt below my intro: As reported in the satirical newspaper The Onion , Broadwater, Nebraska has been designated by the US Department of Homeland Security as the ...
by Village Vet
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Jan 31, 2015 at 12:09 AM PST with 9 Recommends
This just in ... Republicans want to do something about Income Inequality and helping the middle class -- they just want to "advance their own solutions" (and ignore the President's proposals, of ...
by jamess
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Jan 21, 2015 at 07:12 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Once again, The Onion explains all we need to know about incoming House Whip Steve Scalise (R-Praetoria) speaking to a white supremacist group : Look, I'm not a hateful person or anything–I ...
by LunkHead
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Dec 30, 2014 at 01:20 PM PST with 9 Recommends
WASHINGTON—In what is being regarded as a further provocation on top of his already controversial address before Congress, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu doubled down against President ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2015 at 10:58 AM PST with 51 Recommends
I can never pass up a chance to post anything that ridicules Tea Party Senator Pat Toomey (R. PA): http://www.theonion.com/articles/exxonmobil-chevron-locked-in-bidding-war-to-acquir,36561/?...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 05:47 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
All the presidential candidates had MySpace accounts in 2007 and 2008, because that's what the kids were doing back then. All of those profiles are still around, and like every other MySpace profile,
by Nathan Empsall
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Jul 09, 2014 at 12:32 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Because I needed to see this Onion headline on Daily Kos. Ha ha! It's funny because it really is more humane than whatever the hell Oklahoma will do you!
by TheHalfrican
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu May 22, 2014 at 10:48 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
ST. LOUIS—Agricultural biotech giant Monsanto unveiled its latest strain of genetically modified corn Wednesday, claiming that the new, hardier seed yields 400 percent more litigation against ...
by occupystephanie
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 09:06 AM PST with 35 Recommends
The Onion has done a lot of great 'reporting' (see here , for example) on America's insane health care non-system, but its most ...
by james321
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Feb 17, 2014 at 02:47 PM PST with 17 Recommends
The Onion is on the case There's no surviving becoming a national laughingstock. Really, anyone who has followed my career even the slightest bit over the years knows that the last thing I am is ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 43 comments on Thu Jan 09, 2014 at 01:40 PM PST with 55 Recommends
Help Me By John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives Help me. Please, God, help me. I’ve lost control and I need help. The Onion juxtaposes Boehner's actual Op-Ed with a supposed ...
by mspicata
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Oct 03, 2013 at 09:33 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Leftists are their enemies and are to be loathed. How can the loathing be stoked? The fires of hate flamed? Disinformation. Welcome to www.discoverthenetworks.org where you will find ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 10:49 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
One reviewer has the courage to point out the real meaning of Breaking Bad: Walter White is forced by Obama policies from "a visionary job creator to desperate hermit as he's chocked by ...
by Upper West
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 08:58 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Basically, Obama is screwed no matter what he does...or doesn't do. So, What’s It Going To Be? By Bashar Al-Assad Well, here we are. It’s been two years of fighting, over 100,000 people are ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 126 comments on Thu Aug 29, 2013 at 07:22 PM PDT with 176 Recommends
In the wake of the Edward Snowden whistleblowing scandal, pressure has mounted from citizens at large as well as politicians on both sides of the aisle to curb the National Security Agency’s ...
by dov12348
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Aug 15, 2013 at 05:24 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Right? Please tell me I'm right. It's humiliating that CNN is known internationally as the major American news channel. This is their homepage as of about ten minutes ago:
by Eileen B
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Jul 26, 2013 at 12:53 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Folks can say what they want about the satirical magazine, The Onion , but as has regularly been the case for more than 100 years, its writers make important timely points about our society over and ...
by shanikka
Comment Count 105 comments on Tue Jul 16, 2013 at 07:53 AM PDT with 308 Recommends
Nothing like satire to show how ridiculous this uproar over the NSA scandal is: Area Man Outraged His Private Information Being Collected By Someone Other Than Advertisers Terrorist Living In U.S. ...
by UberGoober
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Jun 12, 2013 at 04:19 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
For nearly 25 years, The Onion has been satirizing American politics and society with unparalleled brilliance. However, the fake news publication – or " America's Finest News Source " – has ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 176 comments on Sun May 26, 2013 at 09:10 PM PDT with 438 Recommends