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Amazon Is Announcing Which Pilots It Picked Up Soon

Last month, online retailer Amazon released its first batch of original TV pilots online, allowing viewers to have a hand in deciding which ones get picked up to full series. With the broadcast networks announcing which pilots they're picking [...]

By Bradford Evans

The Onion News Network Is No More

A day full of such IFC joy cannot avoid bringing with it a little IFC sadness. The Onion News Network has made its last broadcast and will not return for a third season. Fingers crossed that we can still get our video fix on the Onion website.

By Hallie Cantor

Nation’s Gullible Continue Being Alarmed by Onion Headlines

"Why r ppl not RT this surely they cannot be that stupid!" writes Michael Robinson on Twitter, in response to this video about the CIA using Facebook via their "Overlord" Mark Zuckerberg. But they can be that stupid, Michael. They can. As [...]

By Hallie Cantor

ONN Offers a Sneak Peak at the New Steve Jobs 2

There's too soon, and then there is impressively soon; this video is from the ONN episode airing this week. In it, the Onion News Network offers a preview of the new Steve Jobs 2, an updated version of the late great Apple founder that includes [...]

By Halle Kiefer

Scenes from Behind the Scenes of The Onion News Network

I walk over to Suzanne Sena, the star of satirical news program Onion News Network, which premieres tonight at 10 p.m. for its second season on IFC, and after only 15 seconds of conversation, something is immediately clear: I’m not sure whether [...]

By Joshua Kurp

ONN Writers Unionize Under WGAE, Keep The Fake Headlines Coming

We got a hot, throbbing anonymous tip that the writers of the Onion News Network joined WGA-East as of today, thus staving off the need for us to force guffaws while listening to NPR. "The ONN writers stood together and won real improvements,” [...]

By Halle Kiefer

And In Non-Fake News, An ONN Writers Strike Possible

This morning marks the deadline for a potential ONN writers strike, as well as a serious blow to our right to uninterrupted comedy broadcasting. As of this morning, failed negations between the Writers Guide of America-East and The Onion, Inc. [...]

By Halle Kiefer

New Clips From IFC’s Onion News Network

IFC has released a couple of new clips from The Onion News Network, which premieres on the 22nd. Above, "Snowy Conditions Proving Hazardous For Nation's Idiots." Below, "Kim Jong Il Ends Nuclear Program For Lead in Next Batman." Yep, it's the [...]

By Adam Frucci

All the Details of The Onion’s Two New TV Shows

The Onion has two new shows coming next month, one on Comedy Central and one on IFC. The first to premiere will be Onion SportsDome on Comedy Central, which kicks off on Tuesday, January 11 at 10:30 p.m. Those handsome gents above are the hosts.

By Adam Frucci

A First Look at the Onion News Network’s TV Show

The Onion News Network is a goldmine, consistently pumping out amazing videos week after week. So it's exciting to see them moving to TV with a 30-minute show on IFC debuting this January 21st. The first trailer for the show, called "FactZone," [...]

By Adam Frucci