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The Onion

  1. Absolutely Beautiful: Former ClickHole Contributors Reveal ThemselvesA rare peek behind the ClickHole curtain.
  2. shots fired
    The Onion Declares War on Mark Zuckerberg and FacebookNow this is the good stuff.
  3. Inside The Onion, ClickHole, and The A.V. Club’s Vote to Unionize“The more publications we can get unionized right now, the better off the whole industry is going to be.”
  4. Elon Musk vs. ‘The Onion’Earlier this week, The Daily Beast reported that longtime Onion fan Elon Musk backed out of buying the website in 2014 and recently poached […]
  5. Elon Musk Has Hired Several Former ‘Onion’ Writers for a Mysterious New […]Elon Musk is getting into the comedy game with a mysterious new venture. The Daily Beast is reporting that Musk hired former Onion […]
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    Nobody Knows Why Elon Musk Has Been Hiring Staffers From the OnionThe SpaceX and Tesla founder apparently wants to get into comedy.
  7. ‘The Onion’ to Celebrate Its 30th Anniversary with a Festival Featuring […]The Onion is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a big comedy and arts festival this year. Set to take place in various Chicago venues from […]
  8. ‘The Onion’s ‘A Very Fatal Murder’ Is a Sly, Pitch-Perfect Parody of Crime […]Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Crime podcasts like Serial are […]
  9. The Onion’s New Podcast Is a Loony True-Crime ParodyA Very Fatal Murder is no American Vandal, but it’s genuinely entertaining.
  10. ‘PatriotHole’: How the Fake News Makes Fun of Fake NewsDoug Baxter is close to figuring out what the Clinton Foundation is really up to. He’s still connecting the dots, but so far it seems that the […]
  11. ‘The Onion’ Just Released Hundreds of “Classified Documents” from the […]The Trump pee tape might not be out there yet, but if you’re hoping for some bombshell Trump document leaks in the near future, The Onion just […]
  12. ‘The Onion’ Will Provide Live Commentary of Trump’s Address to Congress on […]Donald Trump makes his first presidential address to Congress tomorrow night, and The Onion will be going live on Fusion to cover it. Fusion […]
  13. Sean Spicer Retweets the Onion Saying He Gives ‘Misinformation’: ‘Nailed It’Unclear if Spicer realized the video from satirical news website the Onion was mocking him.
  14. ‘The Onion’ Signs a Three-Movie Development Deal with LionsgateThe Onion is headed to the big screen. According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Onion has signed a deal with Lionsgate to develop three films […]
  15. ‘The Onion Presents: The Iconic Images of Election 2016’ Airs on Fusion […]Fusion and The Onion have teamed up for their first television special. The network announced today that The Onion Presents: The Iconic Images […]
  16. Check Out ‘The Onion’s New Web Series, ‘Sportology’The Onion has just unveiled its newest web series, a four-part look at the world of athletics called Sportology. Here’s the synopsis:The […]
  17. ‘The Onion’ Will Broadcast Live RNC Coverage Online This WeekBetween The Daily Show, The Late Show, Full Frontal, and Late Night, there’s already tons of special convention coverage in store for the next […]
  18. ‘The Onion’s Celebrity Gossip Parody Site ‘StarWipe’ Shuts Down TodayThe Onion’s newest parody site says goodbye today. According to editor Sean O’Neal, StarWipe – which launched back in September – will be no […]
  19. An Excerpt from ‘Trump’s America: The Complete Loser’s Guide,’ by Scott […]Here’s a really, really classy taste of Trump’s America: The Complete Loser’s Guide, the new book by Scott Dikkers, founder of The Onion. You […]
  20. true stories
    The Onion Accidentally Ran a Straight News StoryThey forgot the satire.
  21. who runs the world?
    This Is the First Female Face Google Finds When You Search ‘CEO’ She leans in on plastic elbows.
  22. ‘The Onion,’ ‘The A.V. Club,’ and ‘Clickhole’ Are Prepping for a SaleFunny or Die isn’t the only comedy site considering a big sale this week. Bloomberg reports today that Onion Inc. – owner of pop culture and […]
  23. Psychologists Nerdily Insist to The Onion They Can Take a JokeWe “get” humor, they say, humorlessly.
  24. Inside ‘The Onion’s New Click-Bait Parody, ClickHole.comClickHole.com, The Onion’s new standalone site, debuts today. It’s an exciting project months in the making, managed by ClickHole […]
  25. The Onion Is Launching a BuzzFeed ParodyClickhole.com is coming in June.
  26. People Think ‘The Onion’s Report on NYPD’s Stop and Kiss Program Is […] An Onion video released Tuesday about a fake NYPD “stop-and-kiss” policy, “which allows officers to kiss anyone who they think looks […]
  27. The Onion Examines the Controversy Over ‘Stop and Kiss’Here is a funny video. 
  28. Satire Is Hard: Why Most ‘Onion’ Ripoffs Don’t WorkWorking as an editor for my college’s satirical newspaper, I learned one unassailable fact: we would never be as funny as The Onion. As proud […]
  29. The Onion Is Just Another Blog NowThe satirical weekly is ending its remaining print editions.
  30. The Onion’s Latest Redskins Item Really Goes ThereThe paper calls owner Dan Snyder a “kike.”
  31. Leftovers
    Pearl & Ash Now Open Sundays; Corkbuzz Launches BrunchPlus: Butter rebrands, and more, in today’s Leftovers.
  32. The Onion: ‘You Haven’t Seen ‘Frances Ha’ Until You’ve Seen It In IMAX’“Movies like Frances Ha are why IMAX was invented in the first place.” -A piece from The Onion , in which filmmaker Noah Baumbach makes a plea […]
  33. Quote of the Day
    Today in Sad Cow NewsNotes from slaughterhouse 5.
  34. China Celebrates Kim Jong-un’s Sexiest Man Alive Honor (From The Onion)Who’s laughing at whom here?
  35. onion talks
    The Onion Launching Its Own Version of TED TalksWhat is the biggest rock?
  36. Iranian Media Apology for Report on Onion PollSolid defense.
  37. Iranian News Agency Mistakes Onion’s Ahmadinejad Prank for Real NewsIran’s offensive leader is not, in fact, more popular than Obama among rural whites.
  38. Olympic Gymnasts Are Weird, Broken People“‘This trip has been incredible, but really I’m already starting to miss home and being a weird kid who doesn’t have any friends,’ said the […]
  39. sex house
    Watch Episode Two of Sex HouseBeware the vents!
  40. sex house
    Watch ‘Sex House,’ a Reality-Show Spoof From The Onion“Meeting new people is always a wonderful treasure.”
  41. Writers at The Onion Refusing to Leave New York for ChicagoOnly five full-time editorial staffers have agreed to make the move with the company.
  42. The Onion News Network Is No MoreA 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 […]
  43. Quote of the Day
    Your Friend, the Foodie“Most times, he won’t even let you order what you want, and instead you have to get some weird thing that a particular place is ‘known for.’”
  44. Congressman Alerts Facebook Followers to Onion Story About $8 Billion Abortionplex Because sometimes fantasy is just too irresistible.
  45. blue ivy carter
    Learn About the Witch Who Tried to Steal Beyoncé’s BabyEvil witch Grisora wants Beyoncé’s “babe,” and she’ll stop at nothing. Nothing!
  46. The Year’s Best Humor Writing 2011It’s a good thing I enjoy humor because, if I had to estimate, I’d put the number of humor pieces I’ve read this year somewhere in the low […]
  47. The Onion Is Fake-Tweeting a Capitol Hill Hostage SituationNot everyone is amused.
  48. Joe Biden Really Just Has a Couple Minor Quibbles With the Onion’s Portrayal of HimHe doesn’t just wash cars, he simonizes them. Whatever that means.
  49. ‘Obama Turns 50 Despite Republican Opposition’Well played, ‘Onion.’
  50. ‘Mom And Dad, I’m Gay And Also Stronger Than Both Of You, So Don’t Try Any […]The Onion is perfect: “Look, I’m not naïve. I know how you feel about homosexuality, because you’ve been very clear on that subject in the […]
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