The Onion

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.

The Onion Has Become America's Finest Marxist News Source
February 05, 2014

The news satire site has become the vanguard of socialist revolution in the U.S.

The Onion Is The Country’s Best Op-Ed Page. Seriously.
August 30, 2013

I largely dislike reading op-ed columnists. All too often, columnists hem and haw and posture and drop references to their famous friends and fancy trips. They make points that are obvious. They are overly pious. They hew to the party line.

No More Fake News!
May 10, 2013

An earnest argument against satire.

The Onion's Chris Brown Send-Up Was Bad. But Not Writing It Would Be Worse.
May 08, 2013

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