Satire

politics
politics

The Onion’s Brutal Israel Commentary Goes Beyond Satire

The country's leading humor publication has taken a stance on the Israel-Palestine conflict in a way that most "real" newspapers haven't.
Eve Peyser
5.18.18
Art
Art

This Toy Assault Rifle for Toddlers Is a Twisted Take on Playtime

Start 'em young, folks!
Troy Farah
5.9.18
Internet
Internet

This 1921 Proto-Meme Is Eerily Relevant Today

A 1921 issue of Judge Magazine published what some people are calling "The First Meme."
Beckett Mufson
4.16.18
Can't Handle the Truth
Can't Handle the Truth

The Forged Chuck Schumer Harassment Claim Was Fake News at Its Worst

A bizarre story shows how toxic the media environment has become.
Mike Pearl
12.16.17
Can't Handle the Truth
Can't Handle the Truth

Roy Moore's Senate Campaign Is Still Propped Up by Bullshit

Defenders of the Alabama Senate candidate latched onto a real statement from one of Moore's accusers and distorted it until it became fake news.
Mike Pearl
12.9.17
a very trump christmas
a very trump christmas

Melania Is Planning the Christmas from Hell, and I Am Loving It

Under the first lady, the holiday season has taken a dark turn.
Eve Peyser
11.28.17
Can't Handle the Truth
Can't Handle the Truth

The President Created His Own Fake News This Week (Again)

Donald Trump has a history of spreading falsehoods. This week he, well, did some more of that. What'd you expect?
Mike Pearl
10.1.17
Views My Own
Views My Own

I'm Starting to Think This Trump Guy Isn't So Good

I know it sounds crazy, but hear me out.
Eve Peyser
8.16.17
Can't Handle the Truth
Can't Handle the Truth

No, There's No Anthony Scaramucci Revenge Porn

The viral story is just unfunny satire. Is that so wrong?
Mike Pearl
8.5.17
politics
politics

The Firing of Anthony Scaramucci Is Nothing Short of Tragic

Do not laugh at the Mooch's misfortune.
Eve Peyser
7.31.17
eve peyser for fbi director
eve peyser for fbi director

Why I Should Run the FBI

Now that Joe Lieberman is out of the running, why not Eve Peyser?
Eve Peyser
5.26.17
Books
Books

The Strange, Subversive Roots of the Adult Coloring Book Craze

'The Executive Coloring Book' was a desperate cry for help about soulless corporate culture that wound up accidentally launching an industry.
J. W. McCormack
3.29.17