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#The Onion

Here's why A Very Fatal Murder should be your next podcast

The Onion’s first adventure into podcasting is making fun of every true crime podcast you’ve ever listened to.

The Onion absolutely skewered Ireland's strict abortion laws in a piece yesterday

We’re making The Onion for all the wrong reasons.

From Business ETC Satirical site The Onion is now worth more than most of the real news outlets it mocks Seriously Though
From TheJournal.ie Ex-Fifa VP uses fake 'The Onion' article to defend himself against corruption claims You Couldn't Make It Up This post contains videos

Story in today's Irish Times is worthy of The Onion

You couldn’t make it up.

Trinity College pops up in a story about boobs on TheOnion.com

Warning: mentions ‘the girls’, ‘motorboating” and a ‘sweet ass’.

The Onion apologises for 'offensive' tweet about young actress

The newspaper described nine-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis with an expletive.

From TheJournal.ie Chinese paper deletes story after falling for 'The Onion' spoof Satire

Chinese paper deletes story after falling for 'The Onion' spoof

…even though Kim Jong-Un WAS named as the satirical paper’s Sexiest Man Alive for 2012.

From TheJournal.ie Iran's news agency: Sorry we mistook a story from The Onion for real news Oops

Iran's news agency: Sorry we mistook a story from The Onion for real news

Iran’s state news agency ran a story about an opinion poll which found Mahmoud Ahmadinjad was more popular than Barack Obama. Only problem? It was from The Onion.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

In tonight’s Fix: the latest from the Race for the Áras; meet the new frontman of INXS; the latest from Libya and why it’s been a good day for Angela Merkel.

Has The Onion gone too far with #CongressHostage story?

A ‘news story’, tweets and now a video falsely claim there is a hostage situation involving young children at the United States Congress building in Washington. It has not gone down well in some quarters.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Riots in Greece, RTÉ responds to the Healy-Rae phone call controversy, amazing pics of a WWII plane dug out of a bog in Donegal….and a baby koala.

Celebrities and a cat campaign for a Pulitzer for The Onion Justice This post contains videos

Celebrities and a cat campaign for a Pulitzer for The Onion

Watch Tom Hanks, Ricky Gervais, Bo the Dog and Gustav the Cat throw their weight behind satirical news site The Onion’s bid for one of journalism’s top prizes.

From The42 The Onion's SportsDome isn't parodying SportsCenter, it's competing with it Media This post contains videos

The Onion's SportsDome isn't parodying SportsCenter, it's competing with it

Expect to see the satirical sports show on this side of the Atlantic soon.