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Onion now a reputable news source?

  1. Sep 4, 2009 #1

    cristo

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    Well, at least in Bangladesh it is!

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/south_asia/8237558.stm

     
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  3. Sep 4, 2009 #2

    Evo

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    <snork>
     
  4. Sep 4, 2009 #3

    Ivan Seeking

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    Funny! Pretty soon they will be quoting The Turnip as well.
     
  5. Sep 5, 2009 #4
    Some newspaper in China made the same mistake a few years ago. I think this is the article that fooled them:

    http://www.theonion.com/content/node/27828

    They blamed their stupidity on The Onion for being meanie-heads and tricking them.
     
  6. Sep 5, 2009 #5

    Pengwuino

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    "We thought it was true so we printed it without checking......"

    Jesus Christ....
     
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