The Great Satirical-News Scam of 2014
June 05, 2014
Websites like The Daily Currant and National Report are cashing in on readers' gullibility and knee-jerk outrage.
Social Psychologists: It Takes 36 Days After a Tragedy Before Jokes About It Become Funny
January 31, 2014
Too soon? Researchers have an answer for you.
Malcolm Gladwell Thinks We Are All Laughing to Our Deaths
December 11, 2013
Stop laughing, he says. It's not funny.
Give Me Austerity!
May 10, 2013
That is the overly simplistic question.
On Tuesday, The Onion published a piece jarringly titled, “Heartbroken Chris Brown Always Thought Rihanna Was Woman He’d Beat To Death.” It’s a riff on "the one that got away" truism—only instead of wistfully saying that he always thought he’d have k
Conan O'Brien’s WHCD Jokes Were A Missed Opportunity
April 29, 2013
The comedian couldn't help making himself, not the media, the butt of his jokes.
Play It Cool, Bro
March 01, 2013
Seth MacFarlane is exactly what's wrong with American men.
The George W. Bush Paintings: A Freudian Analysis
February 08, 2013
Katrina, waterboarding, Cheney--what the former president's artwork says about him.