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Area Man Regrets Helping Turn Joe Biden Into a Meme

A former 'Onion' editor wishes his publication had gone harder at Diamond Joe.
Joe Garden
5.16.19
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
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Joe Biden Wants to Run for President in 2020, Apparently

"I am going to run in 2020," Biden said. "For president. You know, what the hell, man, anyway."
River Donaghey
12.6.16
Google

Writers from The Onion and Pixar Are Helping Make Google's AI Funnier

You're going to need humans to make AI actually funny.
Madison Margolin
10.11.16
thump news

The Onion Are Ghettotech Experts, Apparently

They recently published an article from the perspective of an old man complaining about teens and their newfangled beats.
Alexander Iadarola
9.13.16
the vice reader

The Founder of the 'Onion' Predicts Trump Will Win and Change Almost Nothing

Scott Dikkers's new book, 'Trump's America: The Complete Loser's Guide' is looking more and more like a necessity.
Helen Donahue
6.3.16
Culture

Selling the Last Funny Content Farm

The Onion provides commentary on the mess that the internet has become, while also being a highly monetizable part of the mess.
carles.buzz
1.22.16
Jack Warner

Jack Warner Decries U.S. Hypocrisy and Points to 'The Onion' Article as Proof

Jack Warner defends himself against U.S. Justice Department charges of corruption by pointing to an article from 'The Onion' as an example of American hypocrisy.
Sean Newell
5.31.15
Stuff

Jon Stewart's Amazing Longevity

The "Daily Show" host took on the Herculean task of making the news funny for 16 years, and in the process became unexpectedly respected.
Joe Garden
2.11.15
Stuff

Former 'Onion' Editor: We Need to Defend Satire, Even When We Don't Like It

It's important to know that everything, no matter how offensive, can be said.
Joe Garden
1.9.15
americas

Weaponized Islamic State Ebola, Obama's Marijuana Auctions, and the Art of Fake News

Like a darker, angrier version of the Onion, National Report skewers mass media coverage of trending stories by dreaming up patently ridiculous news and passing it off as real.
Keegan Hamilton
11.28.14
Culture

Why 'The Onion' Is Still the Only Site That Nails News Parody

A 'just OK' news parody site shouldn't be hard to make, but here we are.
Michael Byrne
9.10.14
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