Inside ‘The Onion,’ ‘ClickHole,’ and ‘The A.V. Club’s Vote to Unionize
The employees at Onion Inc., the company behind satire sites The Onion and ClickHole as well as The A.V. Club, have voted to unionize and will be the latest group of online publication staffers to join the Writers Guild of America. The news was announced today in a post published at&n... [Read More]
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 some of its editors and writers for a mysterious new comedy project, and today, The Onion is responding in true Onion fashion. ClickHole was... [Read More]
Elon Musk Has Hired Several Former ‘Onion’ Writers for a Mysterious New Comedy Venture
Elon Musk is getting into the comedy game with a mysterious new venture. The Daily Beast is reporting that Musk hired former Onion editor-in-chief Cole Bolton and executive editor Ben Berkley sometime late last year to work on a “secret new project,” which is currently in development in ... [Read More]
Elon Musk Has Hired Several Former ‘Onion’ Writers for a Mysterious New Comedy Venture
Elon Musk is getting into the comedy game with a mysterious new venture. The Daily Beast is reporting that Musk hired former Onion editor-in-chief Cole Bolton and executive editor Ben Berkley sometime late last year to work on a “secret new project,” which is currently in development in ... [Read More]
‘The Onion’ to Celebrate Its 30th Anniversary with a Festival Featuring Bob Odenkirk, Scott Thompson, Jo Firestone, and More
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 Wednesday, May 30th through Sunday, June 3rd, the festival will feature Onion and ClickHole editors and alumni, comedians like David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, Tom ... [Read More]
‘The Onion’ to Celebrate Its 30th Anniversary with a Festival Featuring Bob Odenkirk, Scott Thompson, Jo Firestone, and More
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 Wednesday, May 30th through Sunday, June 3rd, the festival will feature Onion and ClickHole editors and alumni, comedians like David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, Tom ... [Read More]
‘The Onion’ to Celebrate Its 30th Anniversary with a Festival Featuring Bob Odenkirk, Scott Thompson, Jo Firestone, and More
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 Wednesday, May 30th through Sunday, June 3rd, the festival will feature Onion and ClickHole editors and alumni, comedians like David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, Tom ... [Read More]
‘The Onion’s ‘A Very Fatal Murder’ Is a Sly, Pitch-Perfect Parody of Crime Podcasts
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Crime podcasts like Serial are irresistible to satirists by virtue of their popularity and ubiquity alone. Serial in particular is so huge that it transcends the medium that birthed it. Even ... [Read More]
‘The Onion’s ‘A Very Fatal Murder’ Is a Sly, Pitch-Perfect Parody of Crime Podcasts
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Crime podcasts like Serial are irresistible to satirists by virtue of their popularity and ubiquity alone. Serial in particular is so huge that it transcends the medium that birthed it. Even ... [Read More]
‘PatriotHole’: How the Fake News Makes Fun of Fake News
Doug 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 Clintons have been funneling billions of dollars to research institutions around the country in order to figure out a way for women to have sex with ea... [Read More]