Our Dumb Century: The Onion Presents 100 Years of Headlines… [$23.95]

[7 December 2007]

By Lara Killian

Fans of satirical news will find nothing to be disappointed with in this hilarious collection of stories and images from The Onion news source. Originally published in 1999, the editors define political issues as only The Onion can. Presenting the best fake news stories from the twentieth century, read headlines like “Death-by-Corset Rates Stabilize at One-in-Six” and “Congress Reduces Work Week to 135 Hours”. Always relevant, always thought-provoking, this book makes a great gift to open again and again.

Published at: http://www.popmatters.com/pm/post/our-dumb-century-the-onion-presents-100-years-of-headlines-2395/