GleeUnit: That's weird, all the ones that caused a ruckus in the US were the result of conservatives believing everything they read on the Internet without bothering to check their facts. Huh.
Aikidogamer: "Congress passes law requiring US citizens to buy health insurance"is my favorite onion article....oh wait that actually happened. Damn, sounded like it should be in The Onion.
Fano: Better yet, how about a list of times The Onion predicted the future? (new window)
moops: It seems that reactionary right wingers have gotten fooled by The Onion more than six times.
moops: My favorite Onion headline: "Smoking Marijuana Linked To Sitting Around And Getting Stoned"
Gwyrddu: Fano: Better yet, how about a list of times The Onion predicted the future? (new window)Even better, when they predicated that Our long national nightmare of peace and prosperity is finally over.
Englebert Slaptyback: GleeUnitThat's weird, all the ones that caused a ruckus in the USCould you describe the ruckus?
generallyso: I remember the articles about Congress holding people hostage and the one about threatening to leave DC unless lavished with perks because they were so believable.
Hollie Maea: "Jenna Bush's federally protected wetlands now open for public drilling."
itsfullofstars: But I bet you dont remember reading TFA
Joafu: My dad (an optometrist) found this printed out and posted on his door, with a little note that said, "This is why we don't take optometrists seriously" from one of the MDs in his department. He highlighted the link on the bottom, and sent it back with, "this is why I don't take YOU seriously."
Serious Black: Aikidogamer: "Congress passes law requiring US citizens to buy health insurance"is my favorite onion article....oh wait that actually happened. Damn, sounded like it should be in The Onion.Nah. The real Onion Article was "Conservatives scared of what they believe Obamacare is."
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